Talk of Fame Network
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell won’t hear Tom Brady’s appeal until June 23 but readers of this Talk of Fame Network web site have already weighed in on Deflategate.
Fifty-eight percent of the voters believe the NFL was too lenient on Brady, who was given a four-game suspension for his role in the deflation of game footballs. Another 20 percent voted that the NFL was too lenient on the Patriots, who were fined $1 million and also stripped of a first-round draft pick in 2016 and a fourth-rounder in 2017.
Twenty percent of the voters believed the NFL was too harsh on Brady and only 2 percent thought the NFL was too harsh on the Patriots.