Following the release of Jose Baez’s book on Aaron Hernandez’s final days, several erroneous reports have surfaced regarding a lawsuit against the Patriots. That information is incorrect. The initial lawsuit against the Patriots and NFL was withdrawn. On October 16, 2017 Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez filed a loss of parental consortium lawsuit in Massachusetts Superior Court against three NFL entities and helmet maker Riddell on behalf of her daughter, Avielle. Two potentially important recent court filings the case back into focus.
Cora has said that he's looking for around 120 games for Pedroia this year. Before this winter, Pedroia would be fighting back, insisting he could play 150. But Alex Cora has the same touch with players coming back from injury that he does when making winning moves in the postseason.