John Oliver really wants you to know about the corruption in FIFA. Around this time last year, the Last Week Tonight host devoted 13 minutes to mocking the organization's nasty business practices. On Sunday's episode of Oliver's show,...Show More Summary
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is about as popular as Congress. That is, he’s pretty much universally disliked. But according to former New Orleans Saints Pro Bowler Joe Horn, Goodell isn’t just a bad man, he’s Beelzebub incarnated. “I just don’t like him,” Horn said (via TheFootballGirl.com). “And I don’t like that on draft day these […]
If NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell hears a cell phone tucked under the padding of a goalpost ringing while walking the perimeter of a football field, he probably shouldn’t answer it. Former NFL receiver Joe Horn, who was fined $30,000 by Goodell’s predecessor for a flip-phone touchdown celebration, verbally flipped Goodell off in an interview with…
‘I don’t like that on draft day these kids don’t know that they’re hugging the devil.’
Have you hugged Roger Goodell lately? If so, was it a full-on embrace? A dap -and-pat? Did you pick up him up off the ground like a toy and realign his lumbar region? Hugging the NFL commissioner is a personal thing draftees do in aShow More Summary
Joe Horn's life after football doesn't involve color commentary or a radio show, he's making BBQ sauce. This culinary endeavor doesn't preclude him from having feelings about the NFL and he opened up with both barrels on NFL commissioner Roger Goodell in an interview with TheFootballGirl.com. "Here’s what I don’t like. Show More Summary
In light of the NFL rejecting the NFLPA’s request for Roger Goodell to step aside in Tom Brady’s appeal, Mike Florio reviews Brady’s options and also says that new evidence may be Brady’s only hope.
For a few years now, there has been talk of Los Angeles either getting an expansion NFL team or a current team calling the city its new home. Commissioner Roger Goodell has long wanted a team back in LA, and now it appears closer than ever that one is coming. Show More Summary
It’s been less than a year since Goodell needed to hear from Ray Rice directly.
Apart from the question of whether Commissioner Roger Goodell possesses sufficient independence to ever serve as the arbitrator in cases involving NFL teams and NFL players is the question of whether he possesses the basic competence to do so. Unlike some of his predecessors, Goodell isn’t a lawyer. And an arbitration definitely is a legal…
Tom Brady vs. Roger Goodell is the ultimate power struggle.
The NFL has reportedly rejected the NFLPA’s request for commissioner Roger Goodell to recuse himself from Tom Brady’s appeal process, where Brady is attempting to get his four-game suspension reduced.
The NFL has refused a request made by the NFL Players’ Association that Commissioner Roger Goodell recuse himself from Tom Brady’s DeflateGate appeal. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports first broke the news on Twitter late Friday afternoon. The NFL has just rejected the NFLPA's formal request for Roger Goodell to recuse himself from the […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Goodell will hear Tom Brady's appeal of his four-game suspension for his role in the deflated footballs scandal. The NFL told the players' union on Friday that Goodell will not recuse himself from what the commissioner considers his responsibility of hearing the appeal, according to several people with knowledge of the decision. Show More Summary
NFL Spokesman Greg Aiello said no decision has been made regarding the NFLPA 's request for Roger Goodell 's recusal in Tom Brady's appeal, according to Mike Garafolo of Fox Sports. Garafolo reported final word on the decision is expected...Show More Summary
The NFLPA isn't happy with Roger Goodell, and the NFL's refusal of the union's request that Goodell recuse himself from hearing Tom Brady's appeal won't help. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Friday that the NFL unsurprisingly denied the...Show More Summary
The National Football League has rejected a request from the players union that Commissioner Roger Goodell remove himself from Tom Brady's appeal of his four-game suspension over the "Deflategate" scandal, the union said on Friday.
The players union is apparently going to wait through the holiday weekend before turning up the volume. According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network, the NFLPA is declining comment on commissioner Roger Goodell’s decision to hear Tom Brady’s appeal of his four-game suspension. NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith said on ESPN’s Outside the Lines: “If…
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has told the NFL Players Association that he will not step down from hearing the appeal of Tom Brady's 4 game suspension as part of DeflateGate.
During an appearance on ESPN Friday, NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith said that the union would “certainly increase the volume of the request” didn’t get a response from NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to their request that he recuse himself from hearing Tom Brady’s appeal by the end of next week. According to multiple reports, the…