Wells Report Critical Articles

Roger Goodell owes Tom Brady an apology
By Dan Wetzel, Yahoo! Sports
December 13, 2016

The NFL’s damning silence on a new case of underinflated footballs
By Sally Jenkins, Washington Post
December 12, 2016

The 10 things that still bother me about #Delflategate
By Mike Florio
September 11, 2016

In Deflategate Science Fair Project, 7th Grader Takes on the NFL
By Bill Littlefield
March 12, 2016

NFL deflated the truth — and owes the court a correction
By Sally Jenkins, Washington Post
March 8, 2016

In Deflategate, who is the real cheater, Tom Brady or Roger Goodell?
By Sally Jenkins, Washington Post
March 3, 2016

Best Argument for Giving the Patriots Draft Picks Back
By Steph Stradley
February 24, 2016

Why NFL Should Give Back Picks to Pats [But Won’t]
By Peter King, Monday Morning Quarterback
February 22, 2016

A year after deflate-gate ballooned, science shows shame of it all
By Dan Wetzel
January 19, 2016

One Year Later, Deflategate Represents The Power Of The NFL’s Propaganda Machne (sic)
By Alex Reimer
January 18, 2016

Deflategate, one year later:  The anatomy of a failed controversy
By Michael McCann
January 18, 2016

Brief For Professor Robert Blecker As Amicus Curiae In Support Of Appellees
posted December 22, 2015

Roger Goodell, NFL Blasted For Bias, Dishonesty, Fraud In N.Y. Law Professor’s DeflateGate Court Filing
By Michael Hurley, CBS Boston
December 18, 2015

Law.com:  Why the Judge Didn’t Buy NFL’s ‘Deflategate’ Investigation
By Mark J. Sommaruga
September, 24, 2015

WATCH: Professor Robert Blecker’s Interview on “60 Minutes Sports
(posted by http://www.offthemonstersports.com)

Deflategate:  The Smoking Gun
By Robert Blecker
August 19, 2015

Was Tom Brady ambushed
(full website: http://www.deflategatefacts.com)
By John Dowd
August 7, 2015

Roger Goodell’s handling of deflate-gate has become three-ring circus
By Dan Wetzel
July 24, 2015

Roger Goodell has one credible option on Deflategate; will he take it?
By Sally Jenkins
June 29, 2015

AEI’s debunking reportedly gets debunked
By Mike Florio
June 29, 2015

The NFL’s scientific consultant has bigger problems than the Wells Report
By Mike Florio
June 29, 2015

Deflategate Scandal
By Abraham Morgentaler, MD, FACS

Exploring NFL’s inconsistent reactions to erroneous ESPN reports
By Mike Florio
June 23, 2015

Why Roger Goodell might be in a tough spot on Tom Brady suspension
By Sally Jenkins
June 17, 2015

Deflating ‘Deflategate’
By Kevin A. Hassett and Stan A. Veuger
June 12, 2015

Don’t Cry for Jacksonville (Monday Morning Quarterback)
By Peter King
May 11, 2015

After further review, a theory on how #DeflateGate initially unfolded
Posted by Mike Florio on May 13, 2015, 12:10 AM EDT

Wells contradicts his own report regarding McNally texts
Posted by Mike Florio on May 14, 2015, 11:21 PM EDT

Pressure gauge discrepancies undermine Wells report
Posted by Mike Florio on May 10, 2015, 10:08 AM EDT

Questions remain about Colts footballs at halftime
Posted by Mike Florio on May 14, 2015, 8:02 AM EDT

DeflateGate punishments are NFL’s weak attempts to right its own wrongs
By Sally Jenkins
May 12, 2015

Five Biggest Issues With Evidence Against Patriots In Wells Report
by Doug Kyed on Mon, May 11, 2015 at 2:49PM

Levine: So where’s the proof in the Wells Report?
By Rich Levine
May 7, 2015, 6:15 am

Roger Goodell’s harsh punishment for Tom Brady’s role in DeflateGate is another bad look for NFL
By Gary Myers
Monday, May 11, 2015, 11:13 PM

Wells report distorts workplace realities
By Theda Skocpol
MAY 18, 2015

Tom Brady’s suspension further proof that in pro sports the punishment is more about PR and less about the crime
Eric Koreen
May 12, 2015

Gil Lebreton: Tom Brady should sue Goodell’s pants off
By: Gil LeBreton
Tuesday, May 19, 2015

12 May 2015

The Patriots think evidence of NFL bias against their team was whitewashed from the Deflategate report
By Cork Gaines
May 13, 2015

This is how the NFL let deflate-gate get out of control and ridiculous
By Dan Wetzel
May 13, 2015

Five reasons why the NFL got the deflate-gate punishment dead wrong
By Frank Schwab
May 11, 2015 7:38 PM

Patriots will fight suspension, and use it as motivation on the field
By Jason LaCanfora
May 11, 2015 8:34 pm ET

Wells investigators: Doesn’t matter which gauge was used
By Phil Perry
May 12, 2015, 3:15 pm

Follow-up thoughts on the Patriots’ rebuttal
Mike Reiss, ESPN Staff Writer

Deflategate was NFL’s version of Big Name Hunting
By Tom E. Curran
May 11, 2015, 9:30 pm

Curran: Patriots’ rebuttal effective at pointing out bias
By Tom Curran
May 14, 2015, 1:15 pm

By Mike Petraglia
Thu, 05/14/2015 – 1:19pm

Patriots issue rebuttal to Wells report, say conclusions ‘incomplete’
Mike Reiss, ESPN Staff Writer

Will NFL’s Deflategate coverage be counterproductive?
Tom E. Curran
May 13, 2015, 9:15 pm

Hurley: NFL’s Punishment Of Tom Brady For DeflateGate Goes Far Beyond Ridiculous
By Michael Hurley
May 11, 2015 7:40 PM

Report: Roger Goodell Has Pissed Off Robert Kraft
Barry Petchesky
5/12/15 9:13am

The NFL Reaches a New Low with Outrageous Deflate-Gate Punishment
The penalty for allegedly deflating footballs is comparable to domestic and sexual assault.
Alex Reimer

Former Arizona Cardinals kicker believes Tom Brady innocent of any ‘DeflateGate’ wrongdoing
May 11, 2015 @ 7:36 pm

NFL can’t seem to make punishments fit the crimes
Sam Mellinger
MAY 11, 2015

Brady, Pats had targets on their backs
By Barry Scanlon
UPDATED:  05/12/2015

Compelling case can be made for Tom Brady’s defense
By Ben Volin
MAY 08, 2015

Deflategate Punishment Proves the NFL is Now a Dictatorship
By Shawn Spencer
May 11, 2015

The Tom Brady Suspension Shows the NFL Plays in Its Own Warped Moral Universe
Charlotte Alter
May 12, 2015

Why the Tom Brady Suspension Is Ridiculous
Sean Gregory
May 11, 2015

Commandant Goodell’s Kangaroo Court
The NFL’s deflategate punishment was outlandishly excessive.
By Seth Stevenson
May 13, 2015

Tanguay: This was the mother of all missteps by Goodell
By Gary Tanguay
May 18, 2015, 5:30 pml

Curran: Goodell in it up to his eyes thanks to his guys
By Tom Curran
May 16, 2015, 3:45 pm

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell can rebuild trust with recusal in DeflateGate case
By Ralph Vacchiano
Saturday, May 16, 2015, 5:34 PM

NFL leaks disagreement with Patriots on circumstances for re-interviewing witnesses
Posted by Mike Florio on May 18, 2015, 9:48 AM EDT

Robert Kraft defiant, “really worked up” over #DeflateGate penalty
Posted by Darin Gantt on May 18, 2015, 6:04 AM EDT

The Deflategate penalty upholds the NFL’s non-existent integrity
By Jeb Lund
May 12, 2015

The NFL Can’t Get Out of Its Own Way
The greatest enemy of the multi-billion dollar sports empire is the guy who runs it.
May 12, 2015

Poking Holes in the Wells Report
By: Anthony Bertacchi
May 16, 2015 10:54 AM

By Ryan Hannable
05.14.15 at 1:07 pm ET

In trying to restore his authority through DeflateGate, Roger Goodell undermined his credibility
By Sally Jenkins
May 21

Curran: Wells-Goodell coverup sullying The Shield
By Tom Curran
May 22, 2015, 1:15 pm