Over the course of the last year or so, we have grown our page widely, I love what I do and I do what I love, writing about New England sports. As we have grown we have opened ourselves up to ignorant people who love to hate on the Patriots for being “cheaters”. That being said, there is nothing more flattering to me than a fan from another city/team following our Facebook page just to spew hate and show us the amount of real estate we take up in their heads.
For the haters, here are some of the facts on the “scandals” the Patriots have been involved in and some clarification for yourself:
The Tuck Rule:
2001 Tuck Rule: The tuck rule is exactly what it is…a RULE!! People act like the Pats invented the rule in an AFC Divisional against the Raiders, but it was actually added to the rule books in 98-99. (I thought it was a fumble too.).. Ray Lewis says we wouldn’t know Tom Brady if not for this rule…. I think 4 Super Bowl wins say otherwise…. (and would we know who Ray Lewis was if he got put away like he should have been?)
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