”I think we’ve been probably disrespected more than any team in the league this year,” Tom Brady said yesterday at his weekly news conference. ”I think we’ve been given up on by a lot of media people, a lot of fans, our own fans, and other people around the league.

”I think if there’s one team that feels like they’re disrespected, it’s us.

Amen. When will someone (anyone!) finally give these New England Patriots the respect they deserve?