The NFL provided Aaron Hernandez a wake-up call three years ago when the first-round talent received fourth-round money because of his thug lifestyle. His first three years, and perhaps only years, in the league seemed to suggest that he had received the alarm loud and clear. But the events of the last week demonstrate that the tight end hit snooze way back when. The gangsta in him wasn't dead but only sleeping. Read my piece @ the American Spectator on how the company you keep can really keep you down.
They can put him in Ray Lewis' old cell.
Bellichick has lost his mind up to and including letting Welker walk. The Golden Thom gets another year closer to retirement and another year where they get out of the AFC East and that's about it.
Good article in the Boston Herald the other day by Borges on how there really has never been a "Patriot Way", just a lot of thugs that short term behaved themselves in order to win and the real fact that a sixth round draft pick turned out to be a quarterback of Hall of Fame stature.