Robert Kraft, Tom Brady, Johnathan Papelbon

Tony Reali and the national panel discuss the Patriots'€™ reaction to the NFL's Tom Brady ruling, Brady's decision to fight the suspension in federal court, Jonathan Papelbon's trade to the Nationals and more.


Le Batard: Tom Brady's agent Don Yee

Le Batard & Stugotz on Bob Kraft going after the NFL and they are joined by Tom Brady’s agent Don Yee. Plus the funniest sound in the shows history and Dana White.


NFL Nation Buzz: New England Patriots

Mike Reiss reports on the injury statuses of linebacker Jerod Mayo and defensive end Chandler Jones ahead of Patriots training camp.

A non-Brady roundup of Patriots news (3:52)
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Brady's friend: Phone switch is routine

Aaron Shea, a close friend of Tom Brady's, said he was not at all surprised to read the Patriots QB destroyed his cell phone, as the NFL claims. He 'gets rid of his phone regularly'

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Tom Brady lawsuit filed in Minnesota

The NFLPA filed a federal court challenge to the NFL's 4-game Brady ban. The case has been assigned to Judge Richard H. Kyle, who was initially assigned the antitrust case filed by the union before he recused himself.

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14hTodd Archer

Jerry Jones calls Goodell's work 'outstanding'

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones commended the job Roger Goodell is doing, refusing to back Pats counterpart Robert Kraft in his standoff with the commissioner.

Fantasy: Patriots training camp (1:10)

Unlucky No. 13 for Brady

Tom Brady's 13-year run opening the season as the Patriots starting QB will likely come to an end because of his four-game suspension. His streak is tied for the fourth-longest in NFL history with a single team.

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15hIan O'Connor

O'Connor: Robert Kraft a victim of Tom Brady's errors

Robert Kraft is all-in on the theory that the league has unfairly targeted his quarterback and his franchise. But he's actually a victim of that quarterback, writes Ian O'Connor.

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AFC East sprinkled throughout Pats' sked

The only four-game stretch of the Pats' schedule that doesn't include a divisional game is Weeks 12-15 (Denver, Philly, Houston, Tennessee).

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17hKevin Seifert

Inside Slant: Robert Kraft is ready to fight

For the first time in modern NFL history, a powerful owner is in open rebellion. For Robert Kraft and Roger Goodell, this could mean war.

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17hBill Barnwell

Grantland: The value of Tom Brady

Now that Tom Brady's four-game suspension has been upheld, let's analyze what effect the quarterback's absence would have on his team.


His & Hers TV: NFL upholds Tom Brady's ban

Jemele Hill and Michael Rapaport discuss the NFL's upholding of Tom Brady's four-game suspension and the ongoing beef between Shaquille O'Neal and Scottie Pippen. Plus, Will Cain joins the show.


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