The star prosecution witness in the double murder trial of former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez on Wednesday underwent a grueling cross-examination in Suffolk Superior Court. Alexander Bradley, who has provided critical testimony in the case against Hernandez, 27, engaged in tense exchanges with defense attorney Jose Baez, repeatedly him as “Mr. Baez” in a sneering tone as he answered his questions. It was Bradley’s second day of cross examination since first taking the stand Monday. Bradley is the only eyewitness to identify Hernandez as the person who fatally shot Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado in the early morning hours of July 16, 2012 in Boston’s South End. Suffolk prosecutors
If Colin Kaepernick is driving on the road back into the NFL after being released by the 49ers, he just got a flat tire in Louisville on Monday night. Kaepernick was unquestionably the most polarizing player in the NFL last season, a label stemming from his decision to kneel during the national anthem at NFL games in protest of social injustices.
Malcolm Butler’s latest Instagram shows a man on the move. The photo from Wednesday’s post shows the New England Patriots restricted free agent on a plane. He wrote: “‘Nothing changed but the change’ #BLESSED.” Butler met with the New Orleans Saints last week, and he and the team have reportedly been attempting to work on a deal. Butler was warming up to the idea of joining the Saints after he reportedly said he wanted to be a Patriot for life. If Butler and the Saints agree on a deal, Butler could sign his first-round restricted tender, and New Orleans can place an offer sheet on the cornerback. Then the Patriots must decide whether to match the offer or allow Butler to leave while accepting