PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The NFL has handed down their punishment for Patriots quarterback Tom Brady for his involvement in the Deflate Gate scandal.
Brady has been suspended four games by the NFL. Additionally, the Patriots must forfeit two draft picks and are being fined $1 million.
Brady is being suspended for violating the league’s policy regarding the integrity of the game.
The draft picks that the Patriots will part with are a 2016 first round pick and a 2017 fourth round pick.
The Patriots first four games of the season are against the Steelers, Bills, Jaguars and Cowboys.