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NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 12:  New England Patriots' quarterback Tom Brady arrives at federal court to appeal the National Football League's (NFL) decision to suspend him for four games of the 2015 season on August 12, 2015 in New York City. The NFL alleges that Brady knew footballs used in one of last season's games was deflated below league standards, making it easier to handle.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

‘Deflategate’ Back In Court After Brady-Goodell Talks Fail

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady returns to practice and lawyers for the NFL and its players union face a federal judge Wednesday after settlement talks failed to reach a deal in football’s deflation scandal.

97.1 The Ticket–08/19/2015

FOXBORO, MA - AUGUST 13: Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots walks off the field after a loss turnover the Green Bay Packers during a preseason game at Gillette Stadium on August 13, 2015 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

AP Sources: Brady, Goodell Meet But ‘Deflategate’ Unresolved

Two people familiar with the “Deflategate” legal case tell The Associated Press that New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell participated in unsuccessful settlement talks in New York on Tuesday.

97.1 The Ticket–08/18/2015

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 12:  National Football League (NFL) Commissioner Roger Goodell leaves federal court after defending his decision to suspend New England PatriotsÕ quarterback Tom Brady for four games after it was decided Brady knew about deflated footballs used in last yearÕs NFL season on August 12, 2015 in New York City. Brady is challenging the suspension in federal court in the hopes of playing the first four games of the 2015 season  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Judge Puts NFL On Hot Seat As He Belittles ‘Deflategate’

A federal judge put the NFL on the defensive Wednesday over its four-game suspension of Tom Brady, demanding to know what evidence directly links the New England quarterback to deflated footballs and belittling the drama of the controversy.

97.1 The Ticket–08/13/2015

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 12:  New England Patriots' quarterback Tom Brady arrives at federal court to appeal the National Football League's (NFL) decision to suspend him for four games of the 2015 season on August 12, 2015 in New York City. The NFL alleges that Brady knew footballs used in one of last season's games was deflated below league standards, making it easier to handle.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

The Latest: Talks Continue After ‘Deflategate’ Hearing

Here are the latest developments in a federal court hearing in football’s “Deflategate” scandal, with the NFL, the players’ union and superstar quarterback Tom Brady at odds about a four game suspension he received for using underinflated footballs.

97.1 The Ticket–08/12/2015

FOXBOROUGH, MA - JULY 29: New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick speaks at a press conference at Gillette Stadium July 29, 2015 in Foxborough, Massachusetts. Belichick was asked about NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's decision to uphold a four game suspension for quarterback Tom Brady for his role in using underinflated balls in the AFC Championship game in 2014. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)  *** Local Caption *** Bill Belichick

‘Deflategate’ Brings Tom Brady And Roger Goodell To Court

New England quarterback Tom Brady and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell are set to explain to a judge why a controversy over underinflated footballs at last season’s AFC conference championship game is spilling into a new season.

97.1 The Ticket–08/12/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 01:  NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on the podium following Super Bowl XLIX between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. The Patriots defeated the Seahawks 28-24.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

The Latest: Police In Maine Asked To Watch Over Goodell Home

Police have been asked to keep an eye on NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s home on the Maine coast following his decision to uphold the four-game suspension of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.

97.1 The Ticket–07/29/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 01: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell looks on from the sidelines during Super Bowl XLIX between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

NFL Concussion Awards On Hold Amid Appeals Through This Fall

Retired NFL players seeking payouts from the potential $1 billion NFL concussion settlement could be waiting until next year based on appeals being weighed this fall.

97.1 The Ticket–06/25/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 01: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell looks on from the sidelines during Super Bowl XLIX between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

What Happened At NFL Meetings And What It Means

NFL owners concluded an especially hectic spring meetings by setting up what figures to be a very busy summer and fall.

97.1 The Ticket–05/21/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 01: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell looks on from the sidelines during Super Bowl XLIX between the New England Patriots and the Seattle Seahawks at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Some Things To Look For At Owners Meetings

The NFL’s May owners meetings always include some interesting and key issues for the league. Many times, there are proposed rules changes tabled at the annual meetings two months earlier.

97.1 The Ticket–05/19/2015

LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 02: NFL quarterback Tom Brady attends the welterweight unification championship bout on May 2, 2015 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Keidel: From Deflate To Checkmate

The NFL hammered Tom Brady for his role in “DeflateGate” for good reason. We can’t have the best players in America’s favorite sport toying with the rules.

05/15/2015

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