With less than two months to go until Commissioner Roger Goodell tries to mend some fences in Boston with his appearance at the regular-season opener, but we all know he won’t be welcomed with open arms.
From Pro football Talk – Per a league source, the Commissioner continues to be miffed about Patriots defensive coordinator Matt Patricia’s decision to wear the Barstool Sports Goodell-with-a-clown-nose T-shirt while disembarking from the plane that brought the team back from Super Bowl LI. Poor Roger is upset about a graphic on a tee shirt. Boo hoooo. You know what I’m butt hurt about, Roger? My quarterback being suspended for 4 games because of air pressure in footballs. Cost him the MVP because he damn near won it even being out four games.
That being said, maybe those 4 games were the best thing to happen to Tom, you get a guy that’s as fresh as lettuce come week 5, then a BYE shortly thereafter. Tom got his ring, that’s all that matters, the Gillette stadium crew should use this pregame: