Latest: Tom Brady posts to Facebook about "Deflategate" scandal

BOSTON -- Tom Brady posted a statement on Facebook on Friday night, a day after U.S. District Judge Richard Berman vacated the New England quarterback's four-game suspension in the "Deflategate" scandal.

Brady and the defending Super Bowl champion Patriots will open the season at home Thursday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

The NFL is appealing Berman's decision to the 2nd U.S. District Court of Appeals.