On Welker ... Didn't Belichick say the suspension (or whatever) was just a message not to take personal shots at other coaches? He did.
For Hernandez, if true, these three points are almost all a good prosecutor needs: 1) witnesses saw Hernandez drive his rental car away from a bar with three passengers including the victim, an hour later witnesses saw Hernandez arrive home without the victim, 2) same rental car was placed at the scene of the crime (I'm guessing by satellite records, it's a rental), 3) Hernandez' girlfriend's sister used to date the victim ...
Patriots are gonna need them some tight ends ... looks like the Lord just opened a door for Tim.