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Deflategate is back! Tom Brady suspended for first 4 games of 2016 NFL season

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It had been a bit too long since we talked about Deflategate, right?

Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports

The U.S. Appeals court has reinstated Tom Brady's suspension over Deflategate and the Patriots will now be without their starting quarterback for the first four games of the 2016 NFL season.

You didn't actually think Deflategate was over did you?

Today's decision was made by a three-judge panel and should (hopefully?) end the legal debate over air pressure in the Patriots' team footballs used by the Patriots and Colts in the AFC Championship Game on January 18, 2015, following the 2014 regular season.

You can read the legal documents here.

The Patriots' first four games of the 2016 NFL season are at Arizona, vs Miami, vs Houston and vs Buffalo. That includes two division games for the Patriots. The Bengals play the Patriots in Week 6 of the season. Remember the last time the Patriots were "on to Cincinnati"? Well, it doesn't look like the team will be any less angry this time around as the Patriots will play their first home game of the 2016 NFL season with Brady, against the Bengals.

There will likely be a lot more news to come from this, and who knows, maybe the suspension won't hold up... again. This feels like deja vu, doesn't it?