Aaron Hernandez will be back in the NFL. At least according to Paul Solotaraff, one of the authors of the Rolling Stone piece that contends, among other things, that Patriots coach Bill Belichick knew Hernandez felt like his life was in danger.
“I think (the case) is not only beatable, (but) I think he will be back in the NFL within three or four years,” Rolling Stones contributing editor Paul Solotaroff said on The Doug Gottlieb Show. “I think they’ve grossly overcharged him based on the case they’re building — no direct eye witness, no murder weapon (and) no plausible motive.”
Hernandez was arrested on June 26 and charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of Odin Lloyd. The former Patriots tight end, who was rewarded with a five-year, $40 million contract extension 12 months ago, also is reportedly the focus of a grand jury probe into a 2012 double-slaying in Boston.
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