NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 08:  NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell holds a press conference on October 8, 2014 in New York City. Goodell addressed the media at the conclusion of the annual Fall league meeting in the wake of a string of high-profile incidents, including the domestic violence case of Ray Rice.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

How will the NFL Punish the Patriots?

Kyle: Deputy Barney Fife, I mean Commissioner Goodell, showing everybody that he is boss, will levy some overly-heavy handed punishment on the Pats. The punishmentshould be similar to a Jaywalking ticket, $25,000. However, Commissioner Fife will pull the one bullet out of his shirt pocket and give a four game suspension to BB, a hefty (more […]

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 22: New England Patriots Quarterback Tom Brady talks to the media during a press conference to address the under inflation of footballs used in the AFC championship game at Gillette Stadium on January 22, 2015 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Is Deflategate Over-inflated?

Rick: Absolutely, people are “over-inflating” the importance of deflate-gate. Yes, the Patriots should be punished if found guilty by the NFL because it technically is cheating. The sad part about this situation is New England did not need to deflate the balls in order to beat the Colts the way they did. In fact, New England […]

bill belichick frustrated

I am not a crook

So we have the initial findings around the Patriots using underinflated balls and they are not good. According to several media reports, 11 of the 12 balls were up to two pounds below the minimum required by rule. This is bad, in many ways, for the Patriots However, before we explore the fallout that is […]

Super Bowl tickets starting at almost $3,000

Tom Brady guides his New England Patriots to the Super Bowl for the sixth time in his career, as he and his teammates will attempt to dethrone the defending champion Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX. As if that wasn’t hard enough, Tom Terrific also has to deflect “DeflateGate” talk and try to join elite […]

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - NOVEMBER 16:  Quarterback Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots reacts against the Indianapolis Colts during the game at Lucas Oil Stadium on November 16, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

AFC Championship Preview: Patriots vs. Colts

It was a playoff instant classic last Saturday as the Patriots were able to be the first team to come back from two 14-point deficits to defeat the Baltimore Ravens 35-31. During the game, Tom Brady (now with 19 postseason wins) passed Joe Montana for the most touchdown passes in postseason history (46) with three […]

With Super Bowl one win away, Pats tickets sky high

The New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts will meet for the third time in a year, but this time a Super Bowl berth will be on the line. The Pats defeated the Colts in the AFC Divisional Playoffs last year, and ran all over them once again during this past regular season. If the third […]

during the 2015 AFC Divisional Playoffs game at Gillette Stadium on January 10, 2015 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.

This is Why We Watch

I have spent more hours than I could ever keep track of watching men run around on a field or a court tossing a ball around.  There are times when I ask myself if this is really time well spent.  I may love the Patriots, but the Patriots don’t love me.  Tom Brady has no […]

This Assumes that the Ravens Can Read…


“Maybe those guys gotta study the rule book and figure it out. We obviously knew what we were doing.”

– Tom Brady on the Raven’s complaints about the Patriots’ four offensive linemen formations

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