The NFL and the NFL Players Association players' union on Friday asked a US court to expedite a ruling on New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's appeal of his four-game "Deflate-gate" ban. US District Court Judge Richard Berman will hear the case, which began last January when footballs used by Brady and the Patriots' offensive unit were found to be below NFL minimums for air pressure during a playoff game against Indianapolis, making them easier to grip, grab and hold. The Patriots beat the Colts 45-7 on their way to winning the Super Bowl, the fourth NFL crown for Brady.
GAINESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Tiger Woods showed a rare flash of anger on a mostly stress-free day when his second shot on the eighth hole failed to clear a massive fairway bunker. The best he could do was to squeeze it onto the front of the green.