New England Patriots: Five Thoughts On Deflate-Gate Madness

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May 2, 2015; Las Vegas, NV, USA; New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in attendance at the world welterweight championship bout between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao at MGM Grand Garden Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

When this deflate-gate crap first broke after the AFC Championship game, I tried to stay away from it as much as possible. I thought it was stupid, and it didn’t deserve my time.

However after this latest development, I have to step in and give my two cents. At the beginning, when it was just random leaks, and dumb NFL media guys spewing their opinions, I could let it go. But now that you have dragged the good name of Tom Brady through the mud based on no evidence, and phrases like “more than probable,” I have to give you my opinion.

The unnecessary bashing of Brady’s legacy wasn’t the only thing that irked me. The NFL’s awful system of testing the footballs, and the overall “dumbness” of referee Walt Anderson was inexcusable.

Here are my five thoughts on the matter.

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