The Patriots have been at a silent war against Roger Goodell in wake of the Deflategate saga, but Matt Patricia’s t-shirt jab apparently hurt the NFL commissioner’s feelings.
“We can be talked about how they talked about us in Seattle,” Maxwell said, via the Palm Beach Post. “We’ve just got to find a nickname.
“We’ve got to run with it. But we’ve got to put it on the field first. We definitely have the making of something — we can be something great.”
While duplicating the Seahawks’ dominating Legion of Boom seems far-fetched, the Dolphins could come close if they can avoid falling victim to the injury plague after a number of key defensive backs got hurt last season.
After missing the team’s final three games, Maxwell anticipates being back in action for offseason workouts. He’s expected to be joined by fellow corner Xavien Howard and safeties Reshad Jones and Isa Abdul-Quddus. Jones and Abdul-Quddus ended the season on injured reserve.
Seattle’s defense entered Super Bowl 49 ranked first in the NFL in Cheap Jerseys Throwback yards Cheap Jerseys Soccer China allowed (267.1 per game), points (15.9 per game) and pass defense (185.6 per game). The greatest strength of Seattle’s dominant squad, the “Legion of Boom,” featured three Pro Bowl-caliber players in Richard Sherman, Kam Chancellor and Earl Thomas. How did Brady fare against that?