FOXBORO — There were many highlights and surprises for Willie McGinest on Wednesday as his enshrinement to the Patriots Hall of Fame.

Hall of Fame and former Bills quarterback has been pretty outspoken when it comes to Tom Brady and the Deflategate case.

Roger Goodell and the NFL are on the defensive after the NFLPA's release of the Tom Brady appeal transcript. (Elsa/Getty Images)FOXBORO -- Never let the facts, or a lack thereof, get in the way of a good story.



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After Deflategate documents show that the Ravens tipped off the Colts and the NFL about the state of footballs following the Ravens’ divisional round game against the Patriots, the Ravens are denying any

Sports Illustrated legal expert Michael McCann checked in with Dennis & Callahan on Wednesday to discuss the latest Deflategate developments, and the UNH law professor explained why he’s now shifted his position in favor of Tom Brady.

Documents now reveal that the Ravens were the team who tipped off the NFL about issues they had with the game balls during their playoff series with the Patriots. That led to the firestorm of allegations that later came to be known as Deflategate.

ESPN NFL reporter Chris Mortensen deleted his incorrect tweet on Tuesday of 11 of 12 footballs being under inflated following the AFC championship game — over six months after it was posted.

FOXBORO — Willie McGinest may work for the NFL Network but he knows where his allegiances really lie.

Documents from Tom Brady‘s appeal of his four-game suspension have been filed, and not under seal, which means the transcript of his hearing is now public. Download the full document in .pdf form here.

FOXBORO — Rob Gronkowski considers his recent contract restructure to be good news.