Aaron Hernandez

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Patriots Owner Robert Kraft: Aaron Hernandez Told Me He Was Innocent

New England Patriots team owner Robert Kraft testified Tuesday that his former star tight end Aaron Hernandez told him he was innocent when asked if he was involved in a June 2013 killing.

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Aaron Hernandez is escorted into Attleboro District Court for his hearing on August 22, 2013 in North Attleboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Bomb Threat At Courthouse Halts Aaron Hernandez Murder Trial

A bomb threat called in to the courthouse where the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is being held has temporarily halted proceedings.

03/26/2015

Aaron Hernandez is escorted into Attleboro District Court for his hearing on August 22, 2013 in North Attleboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Judge Chastises Aaron Hernandez’s Lawyer For Making Deflategate Joke

The judge overseeing the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has chastised his lawyer for making a joke about Deflategate while questioning a witness in court.

02/06/2015

Aaron Hernandez Court Appearance

Squabble Over Jurors’ Tour Of Home Takes Center Stage At Aaron Hernandez Trial

A lawyer for former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez is challenging police over how they handled the crime scene.

02/05/2015

Aaron Hernandez Court Appearance

Judge Removes Juror From Aaron Hernandez Trial

Bristol County Superior Court Judge Susan Garsh dismissed the juror after questioning her individually and closing the courtroom to hear evidence on the matter.

02/03/2015

Aaron Hernandez is escorted into Attleboro District Court for his hearing on August 22, 2013 in North Attleboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Judge: Jury Can Watch Super Bowl Unless Aaron Hernandez Is Mentioned

“You hear that word, you’ve got to walk out of the room,” Garsh said. “Distance yourself.”

01/30/2015

Aaron Hernandez Court Appearance

Opening Statements Heard In Murder Trial Of Ex-Patriots Tight End Aaron Hernandez

Hernandez, 25, is charged in the 2013 shooting death of Odin Lloyd, a 27-year-old semiprofessional football player who was dating the sister of Hernandez’s fiancee.

01/29/2015

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The NFL Player Vetting Process: There Are No Sure Things

By the time the typical player signs an NFL contract, around 100 scouts, coaches and general managers have pored over his history.

09/22/2014

Aaron Hernandez is escorted into Attleboro District Court for his hearing on August 22, 2013 in North Attleboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Aaron Hernandez Indicted In 2012 Boston Double Murder

The former Patriots star, who was already accused of murder in a man’s shooting death last year, “ambushed and executed” two other men a year earlier, prosecutors said Thursday.

05/15/2014

Aaron Hernandez is escorted into Attleboro District Court for his hearing on August 22, 2013 in North Attleboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Sheriff: Aaron Hernandez Involved In Altercation With Fellow Inmate

A Massachusetts sheriff says jail staff are interviewing witnesses and reviewing surveillance video to determine whether charges are warranted.

02/26/2014

Aaron Hernandez (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Aaron Hernandez Is Unable To Watch Football In Prison For Safety Reasons

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez can’t watch football on TV for his own safety, the sheriff in charge of the prison said on Saturday.

01/19/2014

Aaron Hernandez (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Police: Aaron Hernandez Eyed As Gunman In 2012 Slayings

Boston police have been investigating whether jailed former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez may have been the gunman in a 2012 double slaying, according to a search-warrant request released Thursday.

01/17/2014

Fireworks light up Times Square as the Countdown Ball drops as thousands of revelers gather in New York's Times Square to celebrate the ball drop at the annual New Years Eve celebration on December 31, 2013 in New York City.

Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions For 2014 From Around The Sports World

It’s New Year’s resolution time. Here’s what prominent sports figures are (or should be) saying.

01/06/2014

FOXBORO, MA - DECEMBER 08: Head coach Bill Belichick of the New England Patriots looks on in the second quarter against the Cleveland Browns during the game at Gillette Stadium on December 8, 2013 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Belichick A Possible Candidate For NFL Coach Of The Year

The 2013 season might be the best performance of Bill Belichick’s coaching career.

12/31/2013

Alex Rodriguez answers questions outside the Yankees' clubhouse on Opening Day 2013 (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

The Top 13 Sports Stories Of 2013

This year was so packed with gigantic stories that we had to add a whopping 13 honorable mentions. And believe us, those had to be narrowed down, too.

12/31/2013

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