NEW YORK (AP) -The NFL has received and destroyed all materials it requested from the New England Patriots concerning videotaping of opponents' sidelines.
A league statement Thursday said the team was in compliance with a request for tapes and other documents.
``The Patriots have fully cooperated and complied with the requirements of the commissioner's decision,'' the statement said. ``All tapes, documents and other records relating to this matter were turned over to the league office and destroyed, and the Patriots have certified in writing that no copies or other records exist.
``League policies on in-game videotaping and audio communication will continue to be closely monitored and strictly enforced with all 32 teams.''
pick next year if it makes the playoffs or a second- and third-rounder if it doesn't.
A video camera aimed at Jets coaches was confiscated from a Patriots employee during the first quarter of the team's 38-14 win Sept. 9 over New York. Jets coach Eric Mangini has had a cool relationship with Belichick since leaving as Patriots defensive coordinator after the 2005 season.
When asked if the Patriots' defensive players also used microphones or other recording devices in their shoulder pads to pick up Jets audibles, NFL spokesman Greg Aiello said: ``We have no evidence to support that claim.''

Recent NFL Discussions

Handicapping 2017 Win Totals on Wed, May 2017 by Blade
2017 NFL Draft Grades on Sun, Apr 2017 by Blade
Betting the 2017 NFL Draft on Tue, Apr 2017 by Blade
NFL Draft Preview on Tue, Apr 2017 by Blade
2017 Heisman Odds on Wed, Mar 2017 by Blade

Top NFL Public Bets

NFL Top Stories

Thumbnail GM confident Falcons will sign Freeman Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff says he's confident that a deal with get worked out with running back Devonta Freeman.
Thumbnail Broncos' RB job open for competition The Broncos are set to have an open competition at running back for the 2017 season.

NFL Team Pages