Transcript for 'Deflate-Gate' Showdown in Federal Court Today
Today I just flaky face off in federal court. New England Patriots star quarterback Tom Brady finding his four game suspension going head to head against NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. We've certainly corporate we would and will allow. The judge to handle process. Before today's hearing in New York the judge issuing a last minute order urging both sides to engage in further good faith settlement efforts. A sense that this judge would probably say if you can't resolve but neither Hubert that I like what's gonna happen if you received it. Let me make the decision Brady and the. Players' union taking the issue to court after their appeal to the NFL was denied. They argue it was unfair forget del to oversee that appeal. Also that Brady's punishment after allegations that the patriots played with under inflated football their AFC championship win last year. Was unprecedented. Discipline. Was. Harsh very hard Brady has maintained his innocence. I feel like I've always. Played within the rules Boca del stands behind his decision to sideline the superstar saying Brady actively concealed potentially relevant evidence to undermine the investigation. Claiming under the collective bargaining agreement he had every right to issue and oversee the punishment. And if a suspension is upheld Brady won't play a regular season game until October 18. Martha Gonzales ABC news New York.
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