When people have called for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to be fired, they always fail to remember one thing: The people who make that decision, the NFL owners, are happy with his work. Oh, the owners might not have liked how the Ray...Show More Summary
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, whose current contract expires in 2019, took over for Paul Tagliabue in 2006.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is close to receiving a contract extension, according to Sports Business Journal.
With NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell choosing Harold Henderson to handle the Ezekiel Elliott appeal hearing, the next question becomes this: What will the appeal hearing look like? The CBA doesn’t provide much guidance. And by not much, I mean none. Article 46 says nothing at all about the legal standard that applies, the rights of [more]
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell told Browns season ticket holders that Josh Gordon‘s reinstatement “is not under active consideration,” according to Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer. The Browns receiver, who hasn’t played since December of 2014, had his petition for reinstatement from his drug ban denied three months ago. He can re-apply next [more]
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says football fans should be more understanding when players protest the national anthem.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell supports the rights of players to express their views. He just seems to prefer them to do it by “going into the community” and “actually making really positive change,” rather than kneeling or sitting on the sideline during the national anthem before football games....
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell met with Arizona Cardinals season-ticket holders on Monday, and of course was asked about players protesting during the playing of the national anthem. Over the weekend, Seattle Seahawks veteran Michael...Show More Summary
The NFL commissioner had some interesting things to say about the latest anthem protests
Asked about players who did not stand for the national anthem before preseason games, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said that while the playing of the anthem is a special moment to him, "we also have to understand the other side"
There could be ramifications, perhaps legal ones, for Cowboys star and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.
The black SUV pulled into the StubHub Center complex Sunday afternoon with the most powerful man in sports in the back seat. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell stared out the window, preparing to see the league’s smallest stadium for the first time. But before the 27,000-seat venue came into view,...
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is said to be furious at NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell for suspending Ezekiel Elliott for the first six games of the season, and Jones has insisted that Elliott did nothing to warrant a suspension. But while Jones hasn’t spoken publicly since Elliott was suspended, his son took a more measured approach. [more]
The NFL published a photo on social media Thursday night of three Patriots fans smiling with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell at New England’s preseason opener. That has led some other Patriots fans to rip the three on social media, saying real Patriots fans wouldn’t pose with Goodell, who suspended Tom Brady for the first four [more]
The NFL commissioner just did something he hasn't done in more than two years.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is watching the Patriots' exhibition opener
Even the NFL Commissioner thinks there's too many preseason games
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell knows the quality of play in the preseason stinks. “When I go around to fans, that’s maybe the No. 1 thing I hear,” Goodell said, via Bob Glauber of Newsday. “The NFL should do things to the highest possible standards. Preseason games are not that.” Goodell said he thinks the NFL […]
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Monday he has made no decision about whether to suspended Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott. Goodell was responding to a question at a Giants fan forum about Hall of Famer Cris Carter’s contention that the league is about to announce a suspension for Elliott. “I don’t think Cris has anything […]
Three months ago, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell called marijuana addictive and unhealthy for players long term. His stance seems to be softening. On the heels of news that the NFL has offered to collaborate with the NFLPA to study the potential benefits of marijuana in managing pain for the league’s players, Goodell on Thursday called […]