Smallthoughts: Rant of the Week …Aaron Hernandez


Sometimes what starts out in sports spills into real life, O.J. Simpson murder trail, Penn State, Joe Paterno and Jerry Sandusky and now Aaron Hernandez. The focus on all three went from the accomplishments on the field (ironically all in football) to the tragedies to follow in their personal lives that engulfed others. Hernandez leftContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rant of the Week …Aaron Hernandez”

Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves


Rants:Aaron Hernandez …his fiance’ can’t remember what was in the box even though she believes it was marajuna but she isn’t sure, and then Hernandez himself lied to his boss Bob Kraft about his whereabouts on the night of the murder…this hasn’t been a good week for the former Patriots star tight end. Rants: WestContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rants and Raves”

Robert Kraft on Aaron Hernandez “We were duped”


“No one in our organization was aware of any of these kind of connections. If it’s true, I’m just shocked,” Kraft said on Monday, via Ben Volin of the Boston Globe. “Our whole organization has been duped.” If what he says is true, the Patriots really had their heads in the sand on this one.Continue reading “Robert Kraft on Aaron Hernandez “We were duped””

Aaron Hernandez charged with murder


The image is surreal, the reality is real. Aaron Hernandez on of the New England Patriots top players, is being charged with murder in the death of Odin Lloyd. Normally Hernandez would be getting ready for mini camp instead he is now faced with serious charges that will impact the rest of his life. ThisContinue reading “Aaron Hernandez charged with murder”

Aaron Hernandez arrested at his home, taken into custody, then released by Patriots


Aaron Hernandez is in police custody after being arrested at his home on Wednesday morning. No charges have been announced yet. “We are not releasing the charge against Hernandez until it is presented to the court,” the Massachusetts State Police announced via Twitter. “Again, he will be arraigned in Attleboro Court today.” Less than twoContinue reading “Aaron Hernandez arrested at his home, taken into custody, then released by Patriots”

Hernandez Lawyer speaks


According to the following published report on Yahoo Sports, Aaron Hernandez lawyer has issued a statement for the media. The report is posted below: Michael Fee of Boston law firm Ropes and Gray, who are representing New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, issued the following statement on Monday night. “Over the past week, ourContinue reading “Hernandez Lawyer speaks”