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Ryan Hannable
October 29, 2017 - 10:32 am
According to ESPN's Chris Mortensen and Adam Schefter , 17 NFL owners were on a conference call Thursday to discuss the possibility of halting Roger Goodell's pending contract extension. The report adds there's a growing difference of opinion among owners on Goodell's overall performance including...
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Ryan Hannable
October 22, 2017 - 6:24 pm
FOXBORO -- Apparently the national anthem protests have now impacted Roger Goodell's contract extension. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter , the finalization of his new deal has been slowed because of the anthem protests, which have affected TV ratings and merchandise sales. The contract could have...
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Alex Reimer
October 18, 2017 - 3:56 pm
The NFL has made a decision regarding its national anthem policy. It wants players to stand for the national anthem, but won’t punish those who kneel or sit. In other words, after two days of meetings between owners and players, absolutely nothing has changed. League owners met with socially active...
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Alex Reimer
October 13, 2017 - 11:26 am
When Donald Trump was campaigning for president, he promised his supporters there was going to be “ so much winning .” The winning would happen so often, in fact, they were going to be “sick and tired” of it. That hasn’t exactly been the case during his first 10 months in office, at least in terms...
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Lucy Burdge
October 12, 2017 - 5:13 pm
Roger Goodell’s wife has been defending him on Twitter using an anonymous account, as was revealed Thursday by the Wall Street Journal. Jane Skinner Goodell tweeted back at those criticizing her husband using the account "Jones smith" with the handle @forargument. The account gained some attention...
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Ryan Hannable
October 11, 2017 - 10:46 pm
On Wednesday morning, president Donald Trump tweeted : It is about time that Roger Goodell of the NFL is finally demanding that all players STAND for our great National Anthem-RESPECT OUR COUNTRY. Well, according to the commissoner himself, that isn't the case. "There has been no policy change."...
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Ryan Hannable
October 10, 2017 - 2:08 pm
In an email obtained by ESPN's Adam Schefter , on Tuesday NFL commissioner Roger Goodell issued a memo to all 32 teams addressing the issue of the national anthem before games. Goodell believes every player should stand for the anthem and "the controversy over the Anthem is a barrier to having...
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Ryan Hannable
September 28, 2017 - 5:30 pm
FOXBORO -- Following all the national anthem protests that occurred on Sunday before NFL games, Roger Goodell had a meeting Tuesday night in New York with both owners and players in attendance. Robert Kraft, Devin McCourty and Matthew Slater were all in attendance, as well as others including...
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Alex Reimer
September 26, 2017 - 2:06 pm
Roger Goodell and his billionaire overlords should send a bouquet to the White House. The league has never looked better, thanks to President Donald Trump’s incessant attacks on black players who kneel during the national anthem to protest racial inequality. And the best part is, all the...
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Lucy Burdge
September 21, 2017 - 11:18 am
A Barstool Sports Roger Goodell clown towel signed by Tom Brady was sold at auction for $6,500. The auction was part of the Matt Light Celebrity Shoot-Out to benefit Matt Light’s Light Foundation. This @barstoolsports #Goodell towel autographed by #TomBrady just went for $6500. Tremendous. pic...
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