#Deflategate has a new clothing line. New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is known for a lot of things: his killer throwing arm, his four Super Bowl wins and, of course, deflategate. But, after last night's AFC championship game, Brady is now
It's hard to imagine the crushing feeling players must feel after a heartbreaking - and in this case, rather humiliating - playoff loss. They worked so hard all season, fought to within one game of the Super Bowl, and then in one moment in front of the entire country, saw it disintegrate in their hands. A bit like that poor raccoon's cotton candy. Naturally, some emotional talk following the result is to be expected. But after the loss on Sunday night, Ben Roethlisberger took it a bit far. "There were missed opportunities whether we didn't execute well enough, whether plays weren't made by me or other guys. At times it felt like maybe it was too big for some of the young guys." He continued.
The New England Patriots' record didn't get any squeakier Sunday morning, when the visiting Steelers were awoken by a fire alarm at their team hotel, hours before their AFC Championship tilt against the Patriots. Police have apprehended the man responsible for the disturbance, but that didn't stop some from naturally assuming this was the Evil Empire's doing. Such as Broncos stars Chris Harris Jr., and C.J. Anderson, who seem to recall a similar experience in New England. Apparently, this is a widespread issue, because ESPN.com reporter Rich Cimini said the Jets, too, had the fire alarm go off on them in 2009. Between SpyGate, DeflateGate and now, perhaps, AlarmGate, the Patriots remain the most