Remember earlier this summer when word came out the Patriots were signing Cam Newton?
Minutes after it was reported, the Patriots lost a third-round pick and were fined $1.1 million following the NFL's investigation into the videotaping incident of the Bengals sideline during a game against the Browns last December.
It was confirmed it did not involve football operations, but because of their past history (Spygate), they lost a mid-round pick.
Because of all the excitement around Newton, as well as limited availabilities, Friday was the first time Bill Belichick was asked about the penalty.
“Obviously, the league had a long investigation on that,” he said via video conference. “But really, we’re just looking a