The NFL came down hard on its biggest star and its championship team, telling Tom Brady and the Patriots that no one is allowed to mess with the rules of the game.
Ted Wells. Have you heard of him? If you haven’t, you might want to make yourself familiar with him because he might be the single-most important person in the NFL right now.
The NFL says it is still investigating how the Patriots used underinflated balls in its last game but has no conclusions yet and no timetable for resolving the cheating accusations with the Super Bowl nine days away.
“I apologize for acting like a big baby the last few days,” Incognito tweeted. “This has all been so much on me and my family. I just want to play football.”
Martin was subjected to “a pattern of harassment” that included racist slurs and vicious sexual taunts about his mother and sister by three teammates, according to a report ordered by the NFL.
The NFL Players Association will conduct its own investigation into the Miami Dolphins’ bullying scandal, a person familiar with the situation said Wednesday.
Martin and a companion arrived at lawyer Ted Wells’ Manhattan office building Friday and were met by a crush of reporters.
The Dolphins’ offensive tackle would like to play football again, ESPN reported, but he doesn’t want to do so in Miami. He’s likely finished for the 2013 season.
The Dolphins have endured a week of withering scrutiny while trying to prepare for a game that is very much and afterthought outside their locker room.