Newspapers Went Crazy with Deflategate Headlines (Pics)
After it was ruled that Tom Brady‘s four-game suspension would stand, media outlets braced themselves for the culmination of the Deflategate blitz that was headed their way. They did this in a fairly obnoxious, but familiar fashion: By writing lots of really bad puns for their Deflategate headlines. The NY Post is the most frequent perpetrator of this, but many others followed suit.
Unfortunately, we’ve collected many of them here to inflict upon you. If you were wondering why print media was dying, this could be a good reason why.
— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) July 29, 2015
— Richard Deitsch (@richarddeitsch) July 29, 2015
We get it. Let’s hope this is the death rattle of Deflategate, so we can start following actual football games soon.