NFL players union chief DeMaurice Smith’s term was extended by a vote on Tuesday. (AP) It’s like a boxing card that’s announced years ahead of time: NFL commissioner Roger Goodell vs. NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith, comingShow More Summary
He's being considered for a contract extension that would run through next CBA and TV negotiations.
Much has been said about the role of Cowboys owner Jerry Jones in the negotiation of a new contract for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. During a Tuesday appearance on 105.3 the Fan in Dallas, Jones said just enough to confirm what many have said. “First of all, it is a time that he’s expressed interest [more]
Both the NFL and Jerry Jones himself said he has not stood in the way of an extension.
The Week Two Sunday splash reports included a delayed-reaction look at the role of Cowboys owner Jerry Jones in connection with the contract extension being negotiated with Commissioner Roger Goodell. ESPN reported (echoing without attribution, of course, a PFT report on the issue from earlier in the month) that Jones had become an ad hoc [more]
A contract extension for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is reportedly being held up by Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen. Protesters draped a banner on Fenway Park's Green Monster...Show More Summary
In response to an ESPN report that Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has been impeding efforts to finalize the contract extension for Commissioner Roger Goodell, the chairman of the NFL’s Compensation Committee says that this contention is erroneous. Falcons owner Arthur Blank tells Peter King of TheMMQB.com: “The speculation is incorrect. He is not impeding it. [more]
Dupree decided to showboat a bit with Roger Goodell in attendance, and he somehow escaped sanction
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has reportedly interjected himself in extension talks with the league and commissioner Roger Goodell. Goodell's current deal is set to expire in 2019.
We may get confirmation soon that Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is the most powerful man in the NFL – or at least the most powerful owner. Via a Sunday morning report from ESPN’s Chris Mortensen and Adam Schefter, Jones has “slowed down, if not impeded” the contract extensions for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. Show More Summary
During last season, Roger Goodell made an enemy out of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft after he basically railroaded Tom Brady into finally giving up his fight against deflategate and accept his 4-game suspension of being ‘generally aware’ that his balls were lower than expected. This season, Goodell has seemingly made an enemy out of […]
There reportedly is a stumbling block in talks with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell about a contract extension and it involves one of the NFL’s most powerful owners. Jerry Jones of the Dallas Cowboys “has slowed down if not impeded” negotiations, ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen reported Sunday morning. Although Jones is not a member of the […]
Roger Goodell's long-term future as NFL commissioner could be in doubt thanks to Jerry Jones.
There’s a lot going on here. Roger Goodell is waiting for a contract extension from NFL owners that will keep him as the league’s commissioner for the foreseeable future. It seemed a deal was on the verge of happening, but now one owner...Show More Summary
The Cowboys owner is not thrilled with the NFL commissioner after the Ezekiel Elliott suspension
There’s news on Commissioner Roger Goodell’s contract extension. But it’s not really news. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has impeded the process of finalizing Goodell’s new deal, which would extend his stay through 2024. “If it weren’t for Jerry’s involvement, Goodell’s extension could be done,” Schefter said. Both Schefter and [more]
Fallout from Ezekiel Elliott.
If you haven’t heard by now, the movie ‘It’ is the newest must-see movie set to be released, with some crazy clowns going around torturing and killing children. Unless you want to deal with a child having nightmares for the next 5 years, you should probably keep them away from this movie. The good folks over […]
This is an ugly battle between the NFL and NFLPA, and the league isn’t ready to let anything go. The NFL has fought doggedly to preserve the six-game suspension Roger Goodell issued to Ezekiel Elliott. The latest step in that lengthy...Show More Summary
Reasonable people can agree the NFL and Commissioner Roger Goodell are deserving of criticism for their mishandling of discipline and the game's ongoing concussion problem. Those are clearly shortcomings for the league. However, TheShow More Summary