Twitter takes note: Brady’s suspension twice as long as Ray Rice’s

Tom Brady was penalized twice as harshly as Ray Rice was at first.
Tom Brady was penalized twice as harshly as Ray Rice was at first. –REUTERS

It took Twitter mere minutes to reach the same big takeaway about Tom Brady’s four-game suspension: He was penalized twice as harshly as Ray Rice initially was for an alleged assault on his fiancee.

Rice was eventually suspended indefinitely as the scandal around the case grew. Brady’s final penalty may change. He has three days to appeal the NFL’s ruling.

But the judgment of people on Twitter may be unwavering. Here are some of the immediate responses Monday:

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