Tom Brady’s Suspension Overturned
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has won his appeal to have his suspension overturned.
The Associated Press reports:
U.S. District Judge Richard Berman issued the 40-page decision. Berman explained:
Based upon the foregoing and applicable legal authorities, the Court hereby denies the Management Council's motion to confirm the Award and grants the Players Association's motion to vacate the Award, thereby vacating the four-game suspension of Tom Brady, effective immediately."
You can read the entirety of his decision below.
The Patriots also reported the decision on their website.
It remains to be seen if the NFL will file an appeal.
In the meantime, the Patriots and Brady's teammate Rob Gronkowski took to Twitter to react: