Tag Archives: Robert Kraft

Robert Kraft: ‘I was wrong to put my faith in the league’

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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft blasted the NFL on Wednesday for upholding quarterback Tom Brady’s four-game suspension. “I was wrong to put my faith in the league,” Kraft said, noting that in doing so he felt it would help exonerate Brady. “Six months removed from the AFC Championship Game, the league still has no hard evidence of anybody doing anything ...

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Robert Kraft wants an apology from NFL if league can’t prove wrongdoing

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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft spoke to the media Monday in Arizona and said he hoped the NFL would apologize to coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady if the league’s investigation into the Deflategate scandal ends up clearing the franchise of wrongdoing. “If the Wells investigation is not able to definitely determine that our organization tampered with the air ...

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Tom Brady ‘really enjoyed’ being around Tim Tebow

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New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady told the “Dennis & Callahan Show” on WEEI Sports Radio in Boston on Tuesday that he would be fine if the team brought back Tim Tebow. “I enjoy being around him very much,” Brady said. “He’s a very talented football player. To have a chance to spend a couple of months with him and kind ...

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Robert Kraft: ‘I’ve been duped’ by Aaron Hernandez

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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft said Monday that he and the organization have been “duped” if the allegations against Aaron Hernandez are true. “If this stuff is true, then I’ve been duped and our whole organization has been duped,” said Kraft referring to Hernandez’s murder charge. “Following Aaron’s arrest, I read a number of different accounts of how things ...

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Robert Kraft: Vladimir Putin stole my Super Bowl ring

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New England Patriots owner revealed at Carnegie Hall’s Medal of Excellence gala at the Waldorf-Astori that Russian president Vladimir Putin stole his Super Bowl ring, worth more than $25,000. In 2005, Kraft claimed the 4.94-carat bauble was given to Putin as a gift. He released a statement at the time, “President Putin, a great and knowledgable sports fan, was clearly taken with ...

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Robert Kraft: Patriots got ‘first-round draft choices in the second and third round’

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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft believes this years draft “wound up very well” for the Patriots despite trading their first-round pick to the Minnesota Vikings for four later picks. Kraft, fielding questions from reporters during the Patriots introduction of their top draft pick, Jamie Collins, was asked from a fans perspective if he was disappointed that his front office ...

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