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Tom Brady's 14-Day Extension Request Granted

Tom Brady and his legal team requested a 14-day extension to file an appeal, which was argued against by the NFL, but ultimately approved by the U.S. Court of Appeals.

The Brady Legal Team picked up a much needed victory in court when they were granted a 14-day extension to appeal the suspension that was reinstated in the Deflategate case. Brady now has until May 23rd to appeal, much to the NFL's dismay. 

Michael McCann, legal analyst for Sports Illustrated, discusses the extension and why giving Ted Olson more time is so crucial to Brady's case:

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