New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has been suspended four games for his role in deflate gate according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. It was reported last week that Brady would be suspended after the Wells export came out.
Filed to ESPN: Tom Brady suspended four games, Pats lose 1st round pick in 2016 and a 4th in 2017, and team fined $1 million, per source:
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) May 11, 2015
Along with Brady’s suspension, the Patriots have also been fined one million dollars and have been stripped of their 2016 1st round pick and 2017 4th round pick. Brady is expected to appeal the suspension to try to get reduced to 2 or 3 games.
Brady’s backup Johnny Garopplo is expected to start the games Brady will end up missing due to suspension. It was also rumored that the Patriorts would sign a quarterback shorty after Brady’s suspension.
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