The Second Circuit has denied Tom Brady's request for an en banc rehearing. Brady's last remaining option is to ask the Supreme Court to take his case. His attorneys are reportedly deciding whether to take that step. They shouldn't.
The arguments in the Tom Brady/NFL appeal are now finished. The briefs have all been written, and the oral arguments took place on Thursday. Now it's all in the hands of three Second Circuit appellate judges.
Is Senator Bernie Sanders on the verge of morphing from protest leader into potential President of the United States? And would that be good or bad for what has been a strikingly successful cause-oriented campaign?
Having managed crises and public relations disasters for the past three decades, I can't help but see the headlines through a particular lens. Suffice it to say, as far as PR goes, 2015 did not disappoint.
Think about it. Wouldn't it be nice to finally have a mechanism to allow complaints of misconduct to be investigated by a truly independent panel beholden to neither the NFL nor the NFL Players Association.