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Alex Reimer
May 23, 2018 - 2:26 pm
The NFL’s de-facto ban on kneeling during the national anthem was first reported as a compromise. Except, the players weren’t consulted before the policy was enacted. It’s the latest indication that players, while touted as the owners’ partners, are nothing more than pawns. When news about the...
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Alex Reimer
May 23, 2018 - 10:44 am
NFL owners desperately want the tired controversy about players kneeling for the national anthem to disappear. Yet, their cowardice continues to resuscitate the story. The league voted Wednesday to effectively kill the anthem protests. The new policy says players on the field are mandated to stand...
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Ryan Hannable
May 14, 2018 - 12:31 pm
Everyone remembers Matt Patricia walking off the plane following the Patriots' Super Bowl LI win over the Falcons wearing a Roger Goodell Barstool Sports clown t-shirt , as the win was viewed by some as revenge for Deflategate. Goodell was still upset by the shirt last summer, as according to Pro...
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Alex Reimer
May 03, 2018 - 10:30 am
Within the last six weeks, two NFL franchises have been publicly accused of mistreating its cheerleaders and fostering discriminatory work environments. Those stories, coupled with multiple lawsuits that cheerleaders have filed against teams for workplace malfeasance, should be enough to warrant a...
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Lucy Burdge
April 27, 2018 - 6:30 am
Welcome to Friday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . FRIDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Milwaukee at Chicago Cubs, 2 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: Arizona at Washington, 7 p.m. (MLB Network) MLB: Tampa Bay at...
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Alex Reimer
March 05, 2018 - 12:11 pm
Every day, countless Internet memes are created and shared. But a scant few of them live on past a couple of hours, or even minutes. Roger Goodell running the 40-yard dash promises to be one of those. The NFL commissioner took part Monday in commentator Rich Eisen’s 40-yard dash challenge, meant to...
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Ryan Hannable
February 26, 2018 - 3:28 pm
It looks like Roger Goodell is firing back hard against Cowboys owner Jerry Jones. According to the New York Times , Goodell is expected to fine Jones millions of dollars for his efforts to derail negotiations to renew Goodell’s contract, as well as for being so outspoken in his defense of Ezekiel...
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Lucy Burdge
February 15, 2018 - 7:30 am
Welcome to Thursday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . THURSDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: LA Lakers at Minnesota, 9 p.m. (TNT) AROUND THE WEB: -- Tom Brady and Julian Edelman were among the Patriots...
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Ryan Hannable
January 31, 2018 - 7:35 pm
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. -- As has been the case the past few years at Roger Goodell's state of the league address at the Super Bowl, the Patriots came up once again. But, this year it wasn't for Deflategate, it was regarding how good the Patriots have been over the years. This is the Patriots' second...
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Alex Reimer
January 18, 2018 - 10:49 am
The person who’s most concerned about Tom Brady’s busted hand doesn’t reside on Route 1 or even within the parameters of 495. He spends his days on Park Avenue in Manhattan, and doesn’t allow anybody to eat a slice of pizza without him . Three years ago, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and his...
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