FOXBORO, MA - OCTOBER 26:  Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots passes the ball during the second quarter against the Chicago Bears at Gillette Stadium on October 26, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

NFL Commissioner To Hear Brady Suspension Appeal

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Thursday night he will personally hear the suspension appeal of Super Bowl MVP Tom Brady, who challenged the league’s punishment for his role in using deflated footballs during the AFC championship game.

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NORTH ATTLEBORO, MA - AUGUST 22: Aaron Hernandez is escorted into Attleboro District Court prior to his hearing on August 22, 2013 in North Attleboro, Massachusetts. Former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez has been indicted on a first-degree murder charge for the death of Odin Lloyd. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Aaron Hernandez Appeals; Lawyers Cite Jury’s ‘Guesswork’

Lawyers for former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez have filed an appeal of his murder conviction, saying it was based on “improper speculation, conjecture and guesswork.”

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Tom Brady. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

#FreeBrady Spreads As Fans At Detroit Tigers Game Make Plea

The most egregious to New England fans appears to be the suspension of Brady – claiming there is no direct connection to Brady and the action of deflating the footballs.

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BOSTON, MA - FEBRUARY 04: Quarterback Tom Brady of the New England Patriots hoists the Vince Lombardi trophy during a Super Bowl victory parade on February 4, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Patriots defeated the Seattle Seahawks 28-24 in Super Bowl XLIX. (Photo by Billie Weiss/Getty Images)

Pats Lawyer: “Deflator” Texts About Weight Loss, Not Balls

A Patriots lawyer says the “deflator” nickname used by a ballboy and cited in the NFL’s decision to suspend quarterback Tom Brady was about weight loss, not footballs.

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MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 28: Corey Wootton #99 of the Minnesota Vikings celebrates a sack of Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears during the fourth quarter on December 28, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Lions Sign Defensive End Corey Wootton

Wootton played in 15 games for the Vikings last season and totaled 16 tackles. He also recorded a sack.

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GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 01:  Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots reacts against the Seattle Seahawks during Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Deadline Looms For Brady’s Appeal Of 4-Game Suspension

Tom Brady’s challenge to his four-game suspension by the NFL is set to begin.

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CHARLOTTE, NC - AUGUST 08: Greg Hardy #76 of the Carolina Panthers watches from the bench during the fourth quarter of a loss to the Buffalo Bills at Bank of America Stadium on August 8, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Buffalo won 20-18. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Cowboys DE Greg Hardy’s Seized Guns To Be Sold Or Auctioned

A Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s spokesman says the 10 guns seized last year from Dallas Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy’s apartment following a domestic violence incident will be sold or auctioned off at a later date.

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LINCOLN, NE - OCTOBER 25: Defensive back Anthony Cioffi #31 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights tries to trip up running back Ameer Abdullah #8 of the Nebraska Cornhuskers during the game at Memorial Stadium on October 25, 2014 in Lincoln, Nebraska. Nebraska defeated Rutgers 42-24. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Lions Sign Second-Round Pick Ameer Abdullah

The Lions expect Abdullah to contribute in both the run game and on special teams as a rookie.

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Aaron Rodgers (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Aaron Rodgers Earns $50,000 For Charity On Jeopardy [VIDEO]

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers has earned $50,000 for childhood cancer research playing “Celebrity Jeopardy.”

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EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 01:  Greg Salas #17 of the New York Jets scores a 20 yard touchdown in the first quarter against the Miami Dolphins during their game at MetLife Stadium on December 1, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Lions Sign Wide Receiver Greg Salas, Cornerback Chris Owens

Salas played 10 games for the New York Jets last season and had eight catches for 167 yards.

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