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U.S. judge tosses Tom Brady's 'Deflategate' NFL suspension

Reuters In a setback for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, the judge vacated Goodell's decision in July to uphold Brady's four-game suspension over his alleged role in a scheme to deflate footballs used in the Patriots' January playoff victory. The league will appeal the decision by U.S. District Judge Richard Berman, Goodell said in a statement.