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NFL commissioner Roger Goodell speaks with NBA commissioner Adam Silver at the Sun Valley Conference.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Eight Possible Reasons Why Roger Goodell Needs More Time To Decide Tom Brady’s Fate

Nearly half a year has passed since the Patriots demolished the Colts, yet impossibly, ludicrously, illogically, we are still talking about potentially slightly underinflated footballs. We’re still doing it!


Ryan Mallett and Tom Brady (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

What Does Ryan Mallett Trade Mean For Patriots? Nothing, Really

The Ryan Mallett trade has become the biggest story in Boston sports. It should not be.


Ray Rice (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Roger Goodell, NFL Send Awful Message With Short Suspension For Ray Rice

The decision by the NFL and Roger Goodell to suspend Ray Rice for just two games sends an awful message about the league’s standards and priorities.


Dante Scarnecchia and Bill Belichick (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Dante Scarnecchia Retiring After 30 Seasons With Patriots

Dante Scarnecchia, the longest-tenured NFL coach, is retiring.