For the past couple of seasons, the NFL has been trying to make the game of football safer—at least, if one believes the NFL's side of the story. Commissioner Roger Goodell has become known as judge, jury and executioner in league circles as he has presided over an increase in player fines having to do with player safety. Show More Summary
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell paid a visit to CBS This Morning to discuss the concussion lawsuit settlement and the HGH issue.
Drew Brees Drew Brees now has the cache to shake his fist at Roger Goodell and make Pepsi commercials with One Direction. Despite the distractions, Brees maintains his dominance on the field once again this season. Primary target tight end Jimmy Graham returns to form after being injured most of last year. Show More Summary
On Friday, the NFL denied that it forced ESPN to pull out of PBS's documentary on football concussions after a report suggested NFL commissioner Roger Goodell met with ESPN executives to force them to pull the plug on the collaboration. Show More Summary
Last night, Kissing Suzy Kolber editor Michael Tunison and general counsel Robert Wheel met with senior NFL brass at a very important New York bar. Various items were discussed and [...]
A league meeting last week that included NFL commission Roger Goodell and ESPN president John Skipper reportedly led to the ending of the partnership. read more
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell reportedly personally pressured ESPN executives to pull the network's participation in a joint PBS documentary on the impact of concussions in football. More specifically, the doc would follow-up on ESPN's own reporting about how the NFL had, for a long time, turned a blind eye to the issue of player brain health. Show More Summary
ESPN has an extensive history of focusing the aim and the scrutiny of its coverage based on the network’s financial interests in a given sport. Given that the Worldwide Leader [...]
The New York Times | Deadspin A “combative meeting” between NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, NFL Network President Steve Bornstein, ESPN President John Skipper and ESPN executive John Wildhack preceded ESPN’s decision to abandon an investigation into head injuries, … Read more
National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell should put a sign on the outside of his office door that says: You need us more than we need you. A case study of how those that control the most valuable content on the planet sell it for maximum value is currently being scripted. ‘s interest in NFL [...]
Google is reportedly interested in becoming a go-to platform for millions of football fans in the United States. The company's top execs have met with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and may be interested in picking up the league's Sunday...Show More Summary
Google executives met with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell about getting into the NFL game. The post Google May Be Preparing To Buy Its Way Into NFL Broadcasting appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Google CEO Larry Page met with NFL head Roger Goodell today. Among the topics: The league's "Sunday Ticket" subscription service.
Roger Goodell swings his shithammer: Antonio Smith has been suspended for the Texans' final two preseason games plus their regular-season opener at the Chargers because he did this. Read more...
This year revenues for the National Football League will be somewhere just north of $9 billion, which means the league remains the most lucrative in the world. But NFL commissioner, Roger Goodell, wants more. Much more. He has stated that he wants to reach $25 billion in annual revenues for the league by the year [...]
The NFL is cracking down on celebrations—again. Yes, just when we were all sure the game of football was headed over the cliff and into a dark ravine of debauchery, Roger Goodell and his merry gang of fun-sappers have saved the day. The...Show More Summary
The NFL and the NFLPA are reportedly close to an agreement on preliminary steps toward HGH testing. The only thing that stands in the way is the fact that the players seriously do not trust Roger Goodell, not in the slightest. Read more...
The NFL and NFL Players Association are closer than ever to an agreement on an HGH testing policy. The league has wanted to implement a testing program since the 2011 collective bargaining agreement was reached, and even players areShow More Summary
Today the NFL and Roger Goodell announced the formation of there very own spy division, blurring the line between the Patriot Way and PATRIOT ACT and issuing league supplemented GPS [...]
Gavin Newsom, lieutenant governor of California, personally called NFL commissioner Roger Goodell as a character witness for Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch regarding a DUI arrest. How's that for having friends in high places? As...Show More Summary