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Thursday, November 26, 2015

Articles tagged: Ted Wells

Roger Goodell defers to Ted Wells on question about false PSI report

Roger Goodell held a press conference on Tuesday afternoon, during which he danced around a bunch of questions and basically answered nothing. There was no better example of that than when he was asked about the false report that kicked off Deflategate back in January. Ben Volin of The Boston Globe noted that the NFL…Read More

NFL argues that Ted Wells did not have to be independent

The NFL has gone to great lengths in insisting that Ted Wells and his team conducted a truly independent investigation into the allegations of ball tampering against the New England Patriots. But in a legal brief that was submitted to U.S. District Judge Richard Berman Friday night, the league argued that it wouldn’t matter if…Read More

Science firm used in Wells report argued secondhand smoke doesn’t cause cancer

The scientific consulting firm that was hired by Ted Wells to assist in the Deflategate investigation once published a report arguing that secondhand smoke does not cause cancer. A New York Times article from 2010 criticized Exponent Inc. as having a reputation for “helping big corporations weather messy disputes.” That has included tobacco companies, as…Read More

Ted Wells: NFL didn’t take initial complaint from Colts seriously

The man who was responsible for overseeing the Deflategate investigation insisted on Tuesday that the NFL did not run a sting operation against the New England Patriots. In a surprise conference call with reporters, Ted Wells explained how he came to the conclusion that the NFL did not intentionally wait until halftime of the AFC…Read More

Jonathan Martin to meet with NFL investigator Ted Wells

Jonathan Martin will meet with NFL investigator Ted Wells on Friday. Wells is conducting the independent investigation into accusations that Martin was harassed and bullied by his Miami Dolphins teammates. The Dolphins originally planned to meet with Martin on Wednesday, but Wells asked them to postpone the meeting until after they met with him first….Read More

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