NFL commissioner Roger Goodell might have the lowest approval rating in sports, except among the owners who keep him employed and sign off on his annual paycheck. When Goodell's compensation of $44.2 million for the 2012 calendar year was revealed about this time last year, most people did a double take. Show More Summary
The bad news is that, in 2013, Commissioner Roger Goodell made $9 million less than he earned in 2013. The good news is he still earned a ton of money. As reported by Daniel Kaplan of SportsBusiness Journal, and confirmed by PFT, Goodell made more than $35 million in 2013. His total compensation for the…
Owners win, commish wins.
We could have our own Roger Goodell parade of hate.
It's not surprising that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell finds himself lampooned by critics in the form of a Mardi Gras float. And yep, it's as creepy as it sounds.
Only in #NOLA … Mardi Gras 2015 lampoons Roger Goodell, Benson family feud http://t.co/RMKcBkUi0m pic.twitter.com/NjIcURN3L8 — Jeff Duncan (@JeffDuncan_) February 13, 2015 The fine people of New Orleans love to hate on Roger Goodell....Show More Summary
David Letterman confronts Bill Belichick about deflategate? That’s not just funny late night television. That sounds like Roger Goodell‘s idea of justice. As far as he’s concerned, after last night’s episode of the Late Show, the investigation into Tom Brady’s balls is now closed. Of course Dave, the Indianapolis Colts’ most famous fan, did not […]
Good Saturday morning. Pour yourself a mug of strong brew, settle into your favorite easy chair, and get ready for our long-form weekend reading: • Roger Goodell’s Season from Hell (GQ) • Mac McQuown Is Reinventing the Corporate Bond. Is He Solving a Big Problem or Creating an Even Larger One? (Bloomberg) • Why Google Glass Broke (NY Times) • The...Read More
Three and out on the issue of the NFL Draft in Chicago:
Roger Goodell’s salary doesn’t pay for itself, people.
It's all so clear now...Brian Williams is Roger Goodell.
The title may say, “Marshawn Lynch Ignores Roger Goodell,” but I probably could have also wrote it the other way around (“Roger Goodell Ignores Marshawn Lynch”) because one look at the image captured by Seahawks beat writer Gregg Bell shows that both individuals were clearly ignoring each other. Seeing something as awkward as this between […]
Brandon Marshall made a brief appearance in the suite of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell during Super Bowl XLIX and now is the time to wonder if the wide receiver will be seen at Halas Hall when the new league year begins.
Despite one of the ugliest seasons in NFL history thanks to a number of issues and how the league handled them, commissioner Roger Goodell has repeatedly said he has no intention of resigning. However, Goodell's biggest supporter, New...Show More Summary
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell began his widely panned press conference last Friday by saying the league was about to hire a new chief medical officer. Apparently, like the press conference, that’s not going quite as planned either. According to Scott Soshnick of Bloomberg, Elizabeth G. Nabel of Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital rejected the league offer…
Okay, the Super Bowl is over and Tom Brady is probably one of the greatest quarterbacks ever. Now let's get back to talking about how awful the National Football League is...with Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT), new chairman of the House Oversight Committee.
PHOENIX -- Leftovers from news conferences with New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and coach Bill Belichick on Monday morning, as part of the MVP presentation: Brady and Goodell share an embrace. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell led off the news conference with remarks on the game, before turning it over to Brady. Show More Summary
A lot of questions will surround today about the goings-on of last night’s football match, many which will be unanswerable: Should Pete Carroll have wasted a play throwing a ball on 2nd and 1? Was this all a Roger Goodell conspiracy to keep Marshawn Lynch away from the media? Did Julian Edelman spend the majority [...]
The network that broadcast the Super Bowl said NFL commissioner Roger Goodell declined interview requests before the game. The post Roger Goodell Stonewalls NBC On Domestic Violence, Concussions appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Last night was the 4th Annual NFL Honors, held as it is every year the night before the Super Bowl. This year’s event in Phoenix was hosted by Seth Meyers, and the comedian came prepared. It’s Seth Meyers’ NFL Honors monologue that most people are talking about in relation to the awards, probably because of […]