NFL: Patriots Staffers Likely Deflated Balls, Tom Brady 'At Least Generally Aware'An NFL investigation released Wednesday concluded New England Patriots employees likely deflated footballs used in the AFC Championship and that quarterback Tom Brady was probably "at least generally aware" of the rules violations.
The 7 Players With Bay Area Ties That Will Decide The Super BowlThe Oakland Raiders were one of the worst teams in the NFL (again) last year and the 49ers just jettisoned their best coach in at least a decade after one sub-par season. Now we have to watch two of the least-liked teams by locals vie for the big prize. How do we begin to care? It's time to root for your favorite local guys to make the big play. Here's a recap of who used to play ball in the Bay that could decide the Super Bowl come Sunday.
Tom Brady's #TBT Facebook Post Pays Homage To Boyhood Hero Joe MontanaSan Mateo native Tom Brady could match his boyhood idol, Joe Montana, for career Super Bowl wins if his New England Patriots beat the Seattle Seahawks Sunday in Super Bowl XLIX.
Poll: Did Bill Belichick Know About The Deflated Footballs?Patriots head coach Bill Belichick came out strongly Thursday morning saying he had nothing to do with the "deflate-gate" controversy. Do you believe him?
Belichick Denial Shifts Focus Of 'Deflate-Gate' To San Mateo's Tom BradyJunipero Serra may be destined for sainthood, but a famous alum of the local high school named in his honor may not be if it turns out he's the one behind the deflated footballs in last Sunday's AFC Championship game between the New England Patriots and Indianapolis Colts.
Want To Hire Tom Brady? Here's His Non-Football ResumeThe San Mateo native dug up his old 1999 resume for Throwback Thursday this week, and his non football profile is less impressive than his Hall of Fame football credentials. Take a look:
Assassination Survivor And Gun Control Advocate James Brady Dead At 73Brady suffered a bullet wound to his head outside the Washington Hilton Hotel on March 30, 1981. Although he returned to the White House only briefly, he was allowed to keep the title of presidential press secretary and his White House salary until Reagan left office in January 1989.