Did the Patriots try and outlaw the Wildcat package? No. They figured out how to stop it. Other NFL teams should try that strategy.
Tough loss. Belichick gets to unwrap Hightower, Gronkowski and Edelman soon. Patriots will be fine.
There are rules for OPI and there are rules for OPI for people named Gronkowski.
Instead of encouraging innovation the NFL continues to legislate against its most brilliant coach.