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Tim Cowlishaw: Brady latest to face fans' inflated desire for discipline

We live in the era of Great Punishment, and Tom Brady is merely the latest to fall victim to our punitive wishes. I cannot tell you exactly when this era began. I know only that I am forever at the low end of predicting suspensions and fines, and that I also never learn my lesson. I'm constantly baffled at fans' determination to not simply see their former heroes fall but to have them kicked around in the gutter for a bit as well. In Brady's case, I wrote that he should get a two-game suspension when the Wells report was released last week. I thought that was almost being ridiculous, removing a player from the field on the basis of a report that says he appeared to have...

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