The Patriots and their fans need to retire “The Patriot Way.’’ No more, please. No more television commentators (this means you, Cris Collinsworth) watching a former bad guy rip up some yardage for the Patriots and announcing, “These players have baggage, but when they come here, it all goes away!’’In other words: drafting Aaron Hernandez = bad; inviting Nu’Keese Richardson to try out with the Patriots = good. Contradict yourself much?
Convicted felon Nu’Keese Richardson is the latest troubled soul to get a shot with the Patriots. Nothing wrong with that. We are a land of second chances.
Later in the column, he describes former Celtic Kevin Garnett thusly:
Kevin Garnett was a no-show on the court and in the locker room after the Nets bowed out against the Heat Wednesday night. Tired act by a tired man.Written without a hint of irony...