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The Chirp: #DeflateGate Continues...

Jul 29 2015
The Players' Tribune
The Voice of the Game
Jul 29 2015

On Tuesday afternoon, the NFL announced that Commissioner Roger Goodell will uphold Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s four-game suspension for his role in #DeflateGate. As news of the decision spread, athletes from throughout the sports world took to Twitter to react:

Former NFL wide receiver Derrick Mason on the end of the world:


Bucks center
John Henson on being #TeamBrady:


Former NFL lineman Damien Woody on the one thing that can never be deflated — #JordanMeme:


Former NHL defenseman
Mike Commodore and more on important questions:


NFL Hall of Famer Shannon Sharpe on logic gaps:


…and the sweet science of destruction:


Former NFL tight end
Tom Crabtree on crime and punishment:


Former USMNT forward Taylor Twellman on what’s really important — the #brands:


And that’s the bottom line, because
Hugh Douglas said so:


Former NFL lineman David Diehl on #ReadyForJimmy:


Rams defensive end
Chris Long on #jokes:


…and on Social Media Editor Rule #1 — never, ever, miss an opportunity to re-share:

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