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  • Seahawks' Richard Sherman fires first shot in Patriots 'Deflategate'

    Seahawks' Richard Sherman fires first shot in Patriots 'Deflategate'
    The NFL and the New England Patriots would love to take the air out of the biggest controversy heading into Super Bowl week. But Richard Sherman of the Seattle Seahawks wasn't playing along Sunday when asked about the so-called "Deflategate" matter, and...
  • Deflated footballs in high school are nothing new

    Deflated footballs in high school are nothing new
    The sports world is aghast at Deflategate, where the New England Patriots allegedly used deflated footballs in last week's AFC championship game. High school football has the same rules as the NCAA and NFL: Balls have a required inflation range of 12 1/...
  • Bill Belichick: Love Him Or Hate Him, No Denying His Place Among All-Time Greats

    Bill Belichick: Love Him Or Hate Him, No Denying His Place Among All-Time Greats
    Eight nights before he coached in his sixth Super Bowl, Bill Belichick was a punchline. Embroiled in an NFL investigation into allegations that his team used underinflated footballs in an AFC Championship Game victory, Belichick has become fodder for...
  • Deflategate Latest: Patriots Being Investigated By NFL; Report 11 Of 12 Balls Improper

    Deflategate Latest: Patriots Being Investigated By NFL; Report 11 Of 12 Balls Improper
    The NFL says its investigation into whether the New England Patriots used under-inflated footballs in the AFC championship game is ongoing after a report Tuesday night claimed the league found 11 balls were not properly inflated. Troy Vincent, the NFL's...
  • Patriots blast Colts, punch ticket to another Super Bowl

    Patriots blast Colts, punch ticket to another Super Bowl
    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Amazingly, after Week 4 the idea was introduced that the Patriots had a budding quarterback controversy and that the franchise's long run of success might be ending. The Patriots had been thumped by the Dolphins and Chiefs and,...
  • Patriots' Belichick denies knowledge of deflated footballs

    Patriots' Belichick denies knowledge of deflated footballs
    — Patriots coach Bill Belichick said today he doesn't know how footballs became deflated during the game that got his team to the Super Bowl. But Belichick declined to answer questions after saying he knew nothing about accusations that his team...
  • 'Deflate-gate': NFL Investigating Patriots

     'Deflate-gate': NFL Investigating Patriots
    The NFL says its investigation into whether the New England Patriots used under-inflated footballs in the AFC championship game is ongoing after a report Tuesday night claimed the league found 11 balls were not properly inflated. Troy Vincent, the NFL'...
  • Patriots And Belichick: Spygate, Deflategate ... And More

    Before we had Deflategate, there was Spygate. Has any professional coach — a hugely successful professional coach, mind you — ever been so tied to cheating or bending the rules? Bill Belichick is the "gate" coach, linked more closely to...
  • Pro Bowl players vary on importance of deflated-ball issue

    Pro Bowl players vary on importance of deflated-ball issue
    PHOENIX — Andrew Luck was asked how he felt after Indianapolis' one-sided loss to New England in the AFC championship game. “The energy is sucked out of you,” he said. “You do feel deflated.” It's a word the Colts...
  • Hyde: Belichick, Brady weather storm at center of Deflate-gate

    Hyde: Belichick, Brady weather storm at center of Deflate-gate
    Long before Deflate-gate, Bill Belichick replaced New York Jets coach Bill Parcells as the Pro Bowl coach. This was after the 1998 season. The Jets were AFC runner-ups and health reasons made Parcells cede to Belichick, his defensive coordinator. At the...
  • Gary Kubiak thankful for year with Ravens, but he couldn't resist homecoming

    Gary Kubiak thankful for year with Ravens, but he couldn't resist homecoming
    Gary Kubiak said he sat down with his wife, Rhonda, shortly after the Ravens’ AFC divisional playoff loss to the New England Patriots, and they decided that he was going to turn down other head-coaching interview requests because he wanted to remain...