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Patriots wide receiver Josh Gordon
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Nick Friar
April 23, 2019 - 6:18 pm
Josh Gordon’s 2018 season came to an abrupt end in late December when he announced he was stepping away from football; which was quickly followed by an indefinite suspension from the NFL. Gordon can apply for reinstatement in May, but it’s unclear how the league will rule on the matter. Roger...
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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft
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Alex Reimer
March 27, 2019 - 11:51 am
The video evidence against Robert Kraft in his case for soliciting prostitution could get thrown out on a technicality, giving the Patriots’ owner an unequivocal legal win. Thanks to some superb digging from WPTV , NBC’s affiliate in West Palm Beach, we know the court order allowing video...
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Ryan Hannable
March 27, 2019 - 11:33 am
At the NFL owners meetings Tuesday night, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell was asked for an update on wide receiver Josh Gordon, who is currently suspended indefinitely for violating the terms of his reinstatement. Goodell didn't exactly give an answer, just stating the No. 1 priority is getting his...
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Ryan Hannable
March 26, 2019 - 9:09 pm
At a press conference to wrap up the NFL owners meetings Tuesday night, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell made his first public comments on Robert Kraft's alleged solicitation of prostitution. “I think we said this several weeks ago, the Personal Conduct Policy applies to everybody — the commissioner’...
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Alex Reimer
March 25, 2019 - 11:08 am
Until Rob Gronkowski announced his retirement, Robert Kraft was the topic de jour of the NFL owners’ meetings. Commissioner Roger Goodell must start thinking about how to discipline Kraft, who sits on five league committees and is expected to be in Phoenix this week. But Adam Schefter says it...
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Alex Reimer
March 20, 2019 - 11:25 am
It doesn’t seem likely Robert Kraft will take the plea deal from Florida prosecutors that would make his misdemeanor charges for soliciting prostitution disappear in exchange for admitting he would’ve been found guilty in a court of law. The New York Post cites sources close to Kraft who say there’...
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Alex Reimer
March 20, 2019 - 9:11 am
The NFL is receiving pressure from anti-human-trafficking activists to banish Robert Kraft from the league if the prostitution allegations against him are true. On Tuesday, 84 survivors of sexual exploitation and various anti-sexual exploitation groups sent a letter to commissioner Roger Goodell...
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Alex Reimer
February 25, 2019 - 12:10 pm
Robert Kraft will probably suffer nominal legal penalties for his misdemeanor charge of twice soliciting prostitutes at a seedy day spa in Florida. The more complicated scenario involves how the NFL will discipline one of its most powerful kingmakers, especially considering the Patriots’ strained...
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Alex Reimer
February 11, 2019 - 1:07 pm
The NFL is the most valuable property in television and there isn’t a close second. NFL games accounted for 46 of the 50 most-watched shows on TV last season and ratings increased five-percent over the previous year. Though the NFL has always been a ratings juggernaut, it’s never been more dominant...
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Alex Reimer
February 04, 2019 - 1:21 pm
The NFL keeps giving David Portnoy exactly what he wants. Last week, they kicked him out of Media Night, allowing him to play the martyrdom card in a parade of TV interviews. Then on Sunday, security dragged Portnoy out of Mercedes Benz-Stadium. Unsurprisingly, Portnoy, who was wearing a disguise,...
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