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DragonKing Dark: The story of former NFL star Aaron Hernandez

Our next installment in our 100 darkest moments in pop culture history involves the story of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez. Hernandez was an elite level football player whose off the field exploits landed him in prison and later dead. Despite being one of the best players...

Ex-NFL Player Phillip Adams—Who Killed 6 During Rampage—Had Severe CTE Similar To Aaron Hernandez, Doctor Says

Phillip Adams, the former NFL player who shot and killed six people in South Carolina earlier this year, suffered from the debilitating brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a team of Boston University researchers said Tuesday—the latest football player diagnosed with the disease, which can lead to sometimes severe behavioral and mood changes.
Vanity Fair

Ryan Murphy Plots American Story Spinoffs about JFK Jr. and Carolyn Bessette, Aaron Hernandez

Producing mogul Ryan Murphy has dipped his toes into nearly every genre—exploring Old Hollywood feuds, high school glee clubs, and all the horror stories with his signature flourish. As it turns out, there’s a lot more where that came from. Two new American Story spinoff series—American Sports Story and American Love Story are coming, alongside a Studio 54-themed installment of American Crime Story, FX and 20th Television announced Friday.

FX creates American Sports Story focusing on Aaron Hernandez

FX already has American Horror Story and American Crime Story — meanwhile, FX on Hulu recently ordered a season 2 of American Horror Stories. Why not add more to the franchise now?. With this in mind, the network has ordered American Sports Story, a new series from executive producers Ryan...
Awful Announcing

FX orders Ryan Murphy’s ‘American Sports Story,’ first season will focus on Aaron Hernandez

Ryan Murphy’s vast American Story-branded scripted anthology drama empire at FX has a new entry, the network announced today: American Sports Story. The first edition has been ordered, focusing on the life and death of Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez. The series will be based on the Boston Globe podcast “Gladiator: Aaron Hernandez & Football Inc.,” which we liked when it came out in 2018.

FX Sets ‘American Love Story’ and ‘American Sports Story’ to Tackle JFK Jr. Marriage, Aaron Hernandez Trial

FX and 20th Television have announced the expansion of Ryan Murphy’s “American Story” franchise, which already includes “American Horror Story,” “American Crime Story,” and the recently launched “American Horror Stories.” Two new spinoffs are being developed titled “American Love Story” and “American Sports Story” from producers Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk, Nina Jacobson, and Brad Simpson. “When Ryan Murphy came to us with these two spinoffs and the stories for ‘American Sports Story’ and ‘American Love Story,’ we immediately jumped at the opportunity,” said FX Chairman John Landgraf in a statement. “What began with ‘American Horror Story’ has spawned some of the...

I Didn’t ‘Out’ Murderer Aaron Hernandez Or Kill Him, So Why Are His Fans Threatening to Kill Me?

I Didn’t ‘Out’ Murderer Aaron Hernandez Or Kill Him, So Why Are His Fans Threatening to Kill Me?. Aaron Hernandez sits in the courtroom of the Attleboro District Court during his hearing on August 22, 2013 in North Attleboro, Massachusetts. Former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez has been indicted on a first-degree murder charge for the death of Odin Lloyd. Jared Wickerham/Getty “DIE SLOW CRACKER BITCH.” “HOPE AARON HERNANDEZ HAUNTS YOU IN YOUR … Read more.

Unreleased Aaron Hernandez rap songs to be sold

Unreleased Aaron Hernandez rap songs are slated to hit the digital marketplace. On Wednesday, the upstart platform announced it will sell audio of the four tracks as a Non-Fungible Token — a type of digital asset that’s exploded over the last year. Three of the four songs were recorded...
Boston Herald

Deion Branch: New Patriots tight end duo may prove ‘a little better’ than Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez

Every time Deion Branch‘s phone pinged with an alert last week, signaling a Patriots move in free agency, his smile grew. First, the deal with tight end Jonnu Smith appeared. Then prompts soon followed that the Patriots had signed a couple receivers, along with tight end Hunter Henry, who served as the bookend to a new offensive arsenal for Bill Belichick‘s team.

Rob Gronkowski Breaks Silence On Aaron Hernandez Murder 8 Years After Crime

Six years after Aaron Hernandez was convicted of killing Odin Lloyd, Rob Gronkowski said he was shocked when he ‘heard everything about it.’. Four years after Aaron Hernandez committed suicide in his jail cell, his former New England Patriots teammate Rob Gronkowski has spoken for the first time on Aaron’s murder conviction. “Aaron was a great player. He was a great football player,” Rob, 31, said during the March 17 episode of 10 Questions with Kyle Brandt podcast. “But, I mean, I get questions like that all the time about him and everything. And with everything going on, I was definitely shook when I heard that, when I heard everything about it.”

Rob Gronkowski Reflects on Late Former Teammate Aaron Hernandez’s Murder Conviction: I Was ‘Shook’

Rob Gronkowski addressed his late former teammate Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction for the first time this week. During an episode of the 10 Questions with Kyle Brandt podcast on Wednesday, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end — who played with Hernandez on the New England Patriots from 2010 to 2013 — said he was shocked when Hernandez was arrested in 2013 for the murder of Odin Lloyd.
Bleacher Report

Rob Gronkowski on Aaron Hernandez: 'I Was Definitely Shook' by Murder Charge

Rob Gronkowski opened up about his reaction to finding out that former teammate Aaron Hernandez had been charged with murder. Appearing on the 10 Questions with Kyle Brandt show (h/t TMZ Sports), Gronkowski said he "was definitely shook" upon hearing the news. "Because, being his teammate and everything—you really don't...