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Ravens, Colts once again linked to 'Deflategate'

Ravens, Colts once again linked to 'Deflategate'

The Ravens and Indianapolis Colts just can't seem to distance themselves from the New England Patriots' "Deflategate" scandal. ESPN’s Sal Paolantonio, speaking on a San Diego radio show on Friday, said if NFL commissioner Roger Goodell reduced Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension, it would upset Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti and Colts owner Jim Irsay (and unnamed others in the AFC, too). That led the Ravens to release a statement in which Bisciotti emphatically denied any attempt to influence Goodell's decisionmaking. "I have not and will not put any pressure on the Commissioner or anyone representing the NFL office to take...