The recent developments on the major daily fantasy sites has authorities from the Federal to the state level calling for investigations into their practices. But one of the main benefactors of DFS, the National Football League is not one of them. Show More Summary
As expected, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell didn’t really expound on the league’s appeal of the overturned DeflateGate suspension of Tom Brady. But it sounds like his bosses are as tired of the story as many others. According to Ben Volin of the Boston Globe, “one AFC owner,” said the entire PSI:New England drama had long…
More than a month after Tom Brady's four-game Deflategate suspension was overturned by federal judge Richard Berman, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell explained why the league decided to file an appeal regarding the decision. Speaking with...Show More Summary
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell addressed the media Wednesday afternoon following an owners meeting in New York City, and he touched on a wide range of subjects, including the potential of a franchise in Los Angeles, sites of future international...Show More Summary
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the new extra point rule has been good for the game, making extra point kicks less of a sure thing and more of a competitive football play. “Our PAT rule, which we’re very excited about, it’s had a very positive impact,” Goodell said. “It’s exactly what the competition committee focused…
San Diego Mayor Kevin Faulconer met with three members of the NFL’s Los Angeles relocation committee, and with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, to stress that San Diego has a plan to build a new stadium to keep the Chargers from leaving. Faulconer met with New York Giants owner John Mara, New England...
NEW YORK—Saying that it is the perfect way to further increase the sport’s popularity, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announced Monday that the league will soon begin holding a regular-season game deep within the Earth’s inner core.Show More Summary
Former ESPN sports commentator and analyst Bill Simmons, known as ‘The Sports Guy’, who failed to have his contract renewed following comments he made disparaging NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on The Dan Patrick Show in May, as reported by the Inquisitr, is firing back at ESPN with allegations of conspiracy in the second installment of... Show More Summary
After five months of not having a podcast outlet for his opinions on DeflateGate, Roger Goodell and ESPN firing him, Bill Simmons took some jabs at the NFL commissioner and his former employer before taking a roundhouse swipe at the two. Show More Summary
The "B.S. Report," which lived for many years on ESPN's website, is now "The Bill Simmons Podcast." And while Bill Simmons, AKA "The Sports Guy" was fired by ESPN for speaking out too harshly about NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, it appears his new home at HBO allows him a bit more freedom to speak his mind.
By many measures, the last several years have been disastrous for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. The league’s handling of the concussion crisis took plenty of fire, eventually leading to a $765 million lawsuit settlement that was later uncapped and boosted (but still is facing appeals). Show More Summary
Screengrab from ESPN’s investigation of the Patriots and the NFL. This won’t come as good news for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and the New England Patriots. Don Van Natta says there might be a Round 2 to last week’s big ESPN Magazine...Show More Summary
South Park debuted it's New England Patriots episode and boy, they didn't miss a beat. The cartoon went to town on Tom Brady's DeflateGate debacle, even incorporating NFL commissioner Roger Goodell into the episode. The story? Well,Show More Summary
Following a season that began with a not-so-stringent two-game ban of former Ravens running back Ray Rice and ended with an over-the-top deflate-gate punishment of Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell's decision-making...Show More Summary
The fact that Brooks wasn't placed on the NFL commissioner's exempt list while his legal case plays out shows the league's domestic violence disciplinary policies are still lacking in logic.
After choosing not to attend the NFL opener Thursday night in New England, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell turned up in Chicago on Sunday for the opener between the Green Bay Packers and Bears. Persona non grata for the way in which he pursued Tom Brady and DeflateGate, Goodell might have thought that he’d fare better […]
Former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue will attend Broncos' opener
In the end, Deflategate became a lot of hot air, a currently suspensionless Tom Brady did take the field at last night's NFL Kickoff game at a packed Gillette Stadium and absent NFL commissioner Roger Goodell was mocked with chants of "Where Is Roger?" from the New England Patriots fans. Show More Summary
This was a night that felt similar to so many others over the years at Gillette Stadium. The Patriots didn’t look all that different. Berman cited what he called “several significant legal deficiencies” in how NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and his office investigated the issue. Brady has 161 victories, tops for a starting quarterback with
If there was one huge winner in the federal judge’s ruling that overturned Tom Brady’s DeflateGate suspension, it was, of course, the New England Patriots quarterback himself. And if there was one massive loser, it was undoubtedly NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. Little wonder Goodell subsequently decided that, for the first time since becoming the face of […]