NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announced the week before Super Bowl 50 that the league would be instituting a new hiring practice that opened the door for more women to be interviewed for executive positions. That rule has been implemented...Show More Summary
Ben Affleck turned out to be the highlight from the debut episode of Bill Simmons’ new HBO show, Any Given Wednesday, going on a f-bomb fueled rant about DeflateGate and NFL commissioner Roger Goodell’s vendetta against the New England Patriots and quarterback Tom Brady. Show More Summary
One of the main reasons for the acrimonious split between Bill Simmons and ESPN was that the world’s most powerful sports media empire wouldn’t let its top scribe criticize NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. It’s only fitting that Simmons would kick off his brand new show over at HBO by doing exactly what he couldn’t do […]
Earlier this month, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said that Bills owners Terry and Kim Pegula need to look at their stadium situation to “see what it takes to make sure the Bills remain [in Buffalo] on a successful basis.” The Bills recently completed a $130 million renovation at Ralph Wilson Stadium that they believe keep…
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has said that fantasy football isn’t about wagering, and that daily fantasy isn’t really gambling because it’s not about the outcome of games. The second-most prominent member of the Goodell family thinks differently. Andy Goodell, Roger’s cousin, is a New York State assemblyman. The New York legislature is currently debating the…
You won't find a much more opinionated player these days than Richard Sherman, and he pretty much will take on all comers at this point. That includes everyone top to bottom — from opposing players as much as it does NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. Show More Summary
Bill Simmons didn’t hold his tongue either time he publicly criticized NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on the airwaves; the second offense cost him his multimillion dollar job at ESPN. Now, nearly a full year after the messy departure, Simmons is spreading the love to the “Worldwide Leader of Sports.” The Hollywood Reporter featured Simmons in a wide-ranging cover story […]
In the latest embarrassment for the NFL, the league's official Twitter account was hacked and erroneously posted that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell had died. One of the alleged hackers told media: "We got into a social media employee's email and found the account password there." Cartoon by Rob Tornoe.
In case you weren’t aware, Patriots fans, more than most, have an axe to grind with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. It seems that he has unfairly treated Tom Brady for playing with deflated footballs, resulting in what’s going to be a four-game suspension about 18 months after the initial incident. Since Deflategate hasn’t really simmered […]
We all know New England Patriots fans are none too fond of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, thanks to the league's never-ending "Deflategate" crusade. But this — this Patriots fan is going to be a popular guy in the Northeast. Some already...Show More Summary
The National Football League became the latest high-profile victim of hackers as the league’s official Twitter account was intercepted and wrongly announced the passing of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.
Someone hacked the NFL’s official Twitter account and announced the passing of controversial commissioner Roger Goodell. CNBC was duped into reporting this on their news ticker as noted at Deadline. Reached for comment Tom Brady had this to say… Sure Tom, sure…
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is still alive despite messages posted to the NFL’s official Twitter account. The league’s Twitter account was hacked on Tuesday with a tweet that read, “We regret to inform our fans that our commissioner, Roger Goodell, has passed away. Show More Summary
The NFL’s official Twitter account was hacked this morning, with a message circulated that falsely reported the death of league Commissioner Roger Goodell. The tweet, which has since been deleted, read: “We regret to inform our fans that our commissioner,...
Let’s get this out of the way first: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is not dead, despite what you may have seen on the league’s official Twitter feed on Tuesday afternoon: That tweet was quickly taken down but not before all those retweets and likes. Then whoever had grabbed the controls started toying with everyone. That […]
Preventing an outpouring of grief we're sure would've rivaled those for Muhammad Ali and Prince, reports of NFL commissioner Roger Goodell's death Tuesday turned out to be a hoax. “We regret to inform our fans that our commissioner, Roger Goodell, has passed away. He was 57. #RIP," CBS New York...
The NFL confirmed the league's official Twitter account was hacked Tuesday, per CNN's Braden Walker. Whoever hacked the NFL's account sent out a tweet stating NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell had died, which the NFL announced is false: According...Show More Summary
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is alive and working today, according to various sources and independent confirmation by The Huffington Post. Nope, there's nothing strange or off about Goodell's life this particular Tuesday, except that,...Show More Summary
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell showed up for Jim Kelly’s charity golf tournament Monday morning in Batavia, N.Y., and naturally he was asked about Deflategate, because what else is he going to talk about? Copa America Centenario? Last we heard, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s legal team was collecting legal briefs supporting his argument that he should […]
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell made it clear on Monday there will be no settlement in his Deflategate battle with New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.