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NFL commissioner Roger Goodell at Augusta in new green jacket, jokes ensue

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is a rich man (check that... a very, very rich man) and as powerful as it gets, so it shouldn't be too surprising that Goodell is apparently a new member at Augusta National. Goodell showed up for Thursday's first round of the Masters wearing a green members jacket. Show More Summary

49ers set to host Martavis Bryant on Monday

Sammy Watkins may be expected to be among the first names called by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on May 8, which is going to put him out of reach of many teams looking for help at receiver next month. One of those teams is likely going to turn toward Watkins’ Clemson teammate Martavis Bryant at a…

2014 NFL Mock Draft: Top Talents Sliding Down the 1st Round

So much of the NFL's predraft process is focused on the top talents available and names moving up after all these workouts that it's easy to overlook the players who aren't going to have a good time when NFL commissioner Roger Goodell steps up to the podium. There are a variety of reasons that players fall on draft day. Show More Summary

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell at Augusta in his green jacket, jokes ensue

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is a rich man (check that... a very, very rich man) and as powerful as it gets, so it shouldn't be too surprising that Goodell is apparently a new member at Augusta National. Goodell showed up for the Masters wearing a green members jacket. Show More Summary

Robbie Gould not a fan of preseason extra point experiment

At the league meetings last week, owners voted to move the spot of the ball for extra points to the 20-yard line for the first two weeks of preseason. The test comes after NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said that the league would explore options for extra point kicks now that they have become almost automatic…

Roger Goodell updates on the Dolphins

ORLANDO, Fla. -- NFL commissioner Roger Goodell provided some closing thoughts on this week’s NFL owners meetings. Here are some tidbits Goodell offered about the Miami Dolphins: Goodell was pleased with the progress the NFL made this week on locker-room culture. Show More Summary

Goodell says millions of fans want a team in Los Angeles

The NFL hasn’t had a team in Los Angeles since 1994. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says fans in L.A. want to change that. Goodell said at the league meeting that he believes the fans want a team to move back to Los Angeles, but that the league needs to get the right stadium deal before…

Giants don’t think John Jerry will be suspended, Goodell unsure

Giants coach Tom Coughlin says his new guard John Jerry will not be suspended for his role in the bullying in the Dolphins’ locker room last season. But NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says no such determination has been made. “Calls were made to the league office,” Coughlin said. “There is no suspension in the air…

Roger Goodell Won't Rule out NFL Playoff Expansion for 2014 Season

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell doesn 't think the NFL will expand its postseason for the 2014 season. He's just not ready to rule it out. The league's owners opted to table expanding the playoffs at their annual summit on Wednesday, seemingly putting one of Goodell 's biggest talking points in danger. Show More Summary

Roger Goodell lauds Wade Davis' presentation to NFL officials

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell had nice things to say about former player Wade Davis on Wednesday.

Goodell says Dan Snyder taking action

ORLANDO, Fla. -- NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Redskins owner Dan Snyder not only listened, but took action when it comes to issues surrounding Native Americans. The Redskins, of course, have been under heavier attack over theShow More Summary

Goodell says support for expanded playoffs is “tremendous”

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell seems fully on board with adding two playoff teams. Although the owners have not yet voted to expand the postseason to 14 teams, it sounds like just a matter of time, based on the comments Goodell made at the league meeting today. “We had a good discussion on it on several…

Goodell has not “focused” on future on Bills in wake of Wilson’s passing

At a press conference wrapping up the NFL meetings in Orlando on Wednesday, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell briefly answered a question about the Bills’ future in Buffalo by indicating that little had changed with the situation in the wake of the passing of owner Ralph Wilson on Tuesday. “Well, I haven’t focused on that,” Goodell…

Roger Goodell says he admires Michael Vick

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell condemned Michael Vick when Vick went to prison for running a dog fighting ring, but the two of them have since developed a mutual respect. Vick has said many times that he appreciates Goodell allowing him back into the NFL after his prison sentence ended, and Goodell said at today’s league…

Roger Goodell's statement on Ralph Wilson

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell released the following statement Tuesday following the death of Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson:"Ralph Wilson was a driving force in developing pro football into America’s most popular sport. He loved the game and took a chance on a start-up league in 1960 as a founding owner of the American Football League. Show More Summary

Don't be surprised when NFL punishes Irsay

ORLANDO, Fla. -- To no surprise, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell was asked Monday about what actions he may take with Jim Irsay after the Indianapolis Colts owner was arrested on suspicion of intoxicated driving last week. And to no surprise,...Show More Summary

Dolphins prompting change, which is good

ORLANDO, Fla. -- NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Monday that improving the workplace environment is a major focus for the league moving forward. Goodell said he spoke numerous times to the Miami Dolphins and 40 players total from...Show More Summary

Goodell on Irsay: We’ll wait for the facts, but he’s subject to discipline

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was noncommittal today when asked about Colts owner Jim Irsay’s potential discipline after his arrest for driving while intoxicated and felony drug possession. “We obviously will want to understand the facts before we take any steps as it relates to any potential discipline,” Goodell said. “But obviously any policies, or any…

Owners may voluntarily participate in the league’s drug testing program

As NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell deals with the unprecedented (for him) issue of potentially imposing discipline on one of the 32 people who employ him, plenty of new things will be learned about the relationship between the league and those who own the teams that are the league. For example, NFL spokesman Greg Aiello tells…

Report: Democrat Senator Met with Redskins, NFL Commissioner to Discuss Name Change

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell reportedly met with top Redskins officials, Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) and Native American groups that want a name change last December to discuss the team's nickname. According to a report in the left-wing...Show More Summary

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