A week since it was announced that Patriots Owner Robert Kraft was being charged with soliciting prostitution — the panel examined the coverage, including deference to Kraft, the renewed focus on sex trafficking, diehard male fans and a suggestion that this might not be a first-time offense.

On this week’s edition of Beat the Press, Emily Rooney was joined by Dan Kennedy of Northeastern University, Callie Crossley of WGBH News, Joanna Weiss of Experience Magazine and Jon Keller of WBZ News.