New England Patriots

Tom Brady, Roger Goodell

AP Sources: Goodell Will Not Recuse Self From Brady Appeal

The union asked Goodell to withdraw from that role because it said he was not impartial and would be called as a witness.

05/22/2015

Aaron Hernandez

Lawyer: Ex-NFL Star Aaron Hernandez, Now In Prison, Is Low On Cash

Former NFL player and convicted killer Aaron Hernandez is running out of money after hiring a platoon of lawyers for all his criminal cases, his attorney said.

05/22/2015

Robert Kraft, Bill Belichick, Tom Brady

Silverman: The Patriots’ Dynasty Has Started To Crumble

The three-headed partnership of Bob Kraft, Bill Belichick and Tom Brady may go on for one more year, but that’s about all that is left for this team.

05/22/2015

Bill Belichick, Darrelle Revis

Revis On ‘Deflategate': Patriots ‘Have A History Of Doing Stuff’

Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis was asked about “Deflategate,” and he was brutally honest about his former team and its star quarterback.

05/21/2015

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell talks during a press conference at the Hilton Hotel on Sept. 19, 2014 in New York City. Goodell spoke about the NFL's failure to address domestic violence, sexual assault and drug abuse in the league. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Goodell Stresses Protecting Integrity Of NFL As He Welcomes Direct Appeal From Brady

Goodell said he has not had time to study a request from the players’ union that he recuse himself from the appeal because he has been focused on the spring owners meetings that concluded Wednesday.

05/20/2015

Robert Kraft

Keidel: The NFL And The Public Are No Longer Listening To The Patriots

The buck stops with Kraft, and he wants no more of it. He was apparently appalled that we’re still talking about “Deflategate” four months after the controversy splashed across every front page.

05/20/2015

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Kraft: Patriots To Accept NFL’s Punishment For Role In ‘Deflategate’

Now that Patriots owner Robert Kraft is not appealing his team’s punishments in the deflated footballs scandal, only his quarterback’s challenge remains.

05/19/2015

LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 02: NFL quarterback Tom Brady attends the welterweight unification championship bout on May 2, 2015 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Keidel: From Deflate To Checkmate

The NFL hammered Tom Brady for his role in “DeflateGate” for good reason. We can’t have the best players in America’s favorite sport toying with the rules.

05/15/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 11th-May 15th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

05/15/2015

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

NFL Players Union Vows To Call Goodell As A ‘Deflategate’ Witness

Tom Brady wants to call Commissioner Roger Goodell as a witness in the appeal of the four-game suspension he was handed for “Deflategate.”

05/15/2015

Aaron Hernandez

Aaron Hernandez Appeals Murder Conviction, Accuses Jury Of ‘Guesswork’

The appeal filed this week says “no reasonable jury” could have found the former Patriots star guilty of killing Odin Lloyd in June 2013 and cites insufficient evidence for a conviction.

05/15/2015

Tom Brady, Roger Goodell

Roger Goodell To Hear Tom Brady’s ‘Deflategate’ Appeal

The sides have bitterly argued in the court of public opinion. Now the NFL commissioner plans to try to personally settle whether Brady deserves a four-game suspension for using deflated footballs.

05/15/2015

Tom Brady

Patriots’ Brady Beats Deadline, Files Appeal Of ‘Deflategate’ Suspension

Brady’s appeal only deals with the suspension and must be heard within 10 days. The team has not said if it will appeal its penalties before a Thursday deadline.

05/14/2015

Tom Brady

Patriots Claim ‘Deflator’ Reference In Employee Texts Is About Weight Loss

The New England Patriots claim a team employee called himself the “deflator” because he was trying to lose weight, not because he was part of some plot to take the air out of footballs.

05/14/2015

Bill Belichick

Silverman: NFL Should Have Come Down On Belichick, But It Failed Once Again

Why didn’t the NFL follow its own precedent and decide to sit down the head coach for four games?

05/13/2015

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