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Malcolm Butler Has Spoken

Taylor McCloud -- Pats Militia Malcolm Butler has spoken. https://www.instagram.com/p/Be3q5pDjcM_/?taken-by=mac_bz Three words: WHAT. THE. FUCK? According to Butler, he didn’t do anything. Until someone other than Ian Rapoport refutes that, I’ll believe him. And because I believe him, I have to believe Bill Belichick and...

Ian Rapoport Provides More Clarity On Butler Situation

Taylor McCloud -- Pats Militia After being glued to the computer all day, waiting for any sort of concrete information regarding Malcolm Butler, Ian Rapoport finally gave me something I could work with. https://twitter.com/RapSheet/status/960664146575527937 https://twitter.com/DanHellie/status/960672089459052544 If you combine these reports, here’s what you’ve got: Malcolm...

Malcolm Butler Didn’t Deserve This

Taylor McCloud -- Pats Militia Bill Belichick lied. https://twitter.com/tdmcld/status/960369287188877312 He said he made the decisions which gave the Patriots the best chance to win Super Bowl LII, but that was a lie, because when he decided to remove Malcolm Butler from any and all defensive...

Hats Off To The Philadelphia Eagles

Taylor McCloud -- Pats Militia First things first: hats off to the Philadelphia Eagles. From the opening kickoff to the final whistle, they outplayed the Patriots. There’s no two ways about it. I could make excuses or concentrate on Tom Brady’s performance but that’d be...

Patriots Super Bowl Inactives Released

Taylor McCloud -- Pats Militia https://twitter.com/Patriots/status/960264682526380032 The Patriots have been working hard all season long to reach the Super Bowl. Unfortunately for seven of their players, they'll be on the sideline today. Offensive skill players, Mike Gillislee, Kenny Britt and Bernard Reedy will not play....

Tom vs. Time Chapter 5: The End.

Taylor McCloud -- Pats Militia Here it is: the final chapter of Tom vs. Time. https://www.facebook.com/tomvstime/videos/2091016224465452/ To me, this was the most interesting episode in the docu-series. I think it gave us the clearest window into the mind of Tom Brady. He’s been relatively transparent...

Tom Brady Super Bowl Hype Video Alert

Taylor McCloud -- Pats Militia I barely slept last night. After watching all five Super Bowl documentaries, The Town and a slew of other Boston-related productions, my heart was racing. Then Tom Brady posted this hype video and my heart's about to explode out of...

Tom Brady Is Your 2017 NFL MVP

Taylor McCloud -- Pats Militia I've been dreaming of writing a particular sentence for three years. Luckily for me, today's the day I get to write it because Tom Brady is the most valuable player in football. https://twitter.com/NFL/status/959956193098772482 https://twitter.com/PatsMilitia/status/959958085719744512   I don't need to tell...

Will Tom Brady Be The NFL MVP?

Taylor McCloud -- Pats Militia Tom Brady and LeBron James are similar in the sense that they could win MVP of their respective league every year. However, because one person winning the award over and over again would get stale, that just doesn’t happen. LeBron...

Rob Gronkowski Cleared For Super Bowl

Taylor McCloud -- Pats Militia Since the day after the AFC Championship Game, I've been writing that Rob Gronkowski would be cleared in time for the Super Bowl. I was right. https://twitter.com/MarkDanielsPJ/status/959192938327805952 https://twitter.com/RapSheet/status/959211659406577664 Not much more to say than let's fucking go. Gronk wasn't able...