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Bill Simmons Unleashes on ESPN Patriots Report and Host of NFL Teams

Bill Simmons Unleashes on ESPN Patriots Report and Host of NFL Teams

Bill Simmons had quite the reaction to ESPN’s New England Patriots report today – and slammed a host of NFL teams while doing so.

The company’s ‘Outside the Lines’ report – which was released on earlier this morning – indicated that the Pats’ alleged Spygate activities went deeper than originally thought.

And it’s believed there could be a connection between that and NFL commissioner Roger Goodell’s Deflategate punishment – which saw Tom Brady hit with a four-game suspension, the franchise given a $1million fine, the loss of their first round pick in next year’s Draft and fourth round pick the following year.

Now Simmons – who left ESPN in controversial circumstances – has laid into his former employers as well as some teams he believes have an excuse for failure.

In an incredible Twitter rant, Simmons wrote:

 

Simmons’ support for the Patriots is no secret – and he’s sure to be cheering on Bill Belichick’s team when they kick off the new NFL season against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday night.

 

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