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Ryan Hannable
September 07, 2017 - 10:25 am
For the first time since Deflategate, Roger Goodell will attend a non-preseason game at Gillette Stadium on Thursday night. Everyone knows Patriots fans are not too fond of the commissioner because of what happened in the Deflategate case, and likely will let him hear it. Speaking on FS1's "First...
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Ryan Hannable
September 06, 2017 - 1:58 pm
Roger Goodell is in town this week for the Patriots-Chiefs 2017 season opener on Thursday night. While in the Boston area, Goodell helped take part in a community service event with Bridge Over Troubled Waters (BOTW) and the United Way on Wednesday as they teamed to build a playground, refurbish an...
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Alex Reimer
September 06, 2017 - 10:44 am
Hoards of NFL players and owners reveled in the commissioner’s heavy-handed treatment of Tom Brady during the Deflategate saga. They failed to see the harmful consequences, which will likely dog them for years to come. The NFL once again finds itself entangled in a messy legal battle with one of...
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Alex Reimer
August 25, 2017 - 2:24 pm
Barstool Sports is going ahead with its plan to distribute 70,000 Roger Goodell clown towels at the Patriots’ season opener against the Chiefs Sept. 7 at Gillette Stadium. While Barstool isn’t allowed to hand out the towels on Patriots property, the company will distribute them at various venues...
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Alex Reimer
August 22, 2017 - 11:25 am
Roger Goodell’s turbulent tenure as NFL commissioner carries two different legacies. League revenue continues to skyrocket, reaching $14 billion this year. During the last round of collective bargaining negotiations, the owners crushed the players under Goodell’s leadership, and are poised to do it...
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Ryan Hannable
August 21, 2017 - 8:09 am
According to the Sports Business Journal's Daniel Kaplan , the NFL is close to extending commissioner Roger Goodell's contract for another five years through 2024. His current contract ends in 2019. The report adds his contract will be similar to the old one with a few million dollars in base...
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WEEI
August 15, 2017 - 2:01 pm
A few weeks ago, Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy said he was buying 30,000 Roger Goodell clown towels to hand out prior to the NFL Kickoff game Sept. 7 at Gillette Stadium between the Patriots and Chiefs. Now that Goodell returned to Gillette Stadium for the first time since Deflategate at a...
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Alex Reimer
August 14, 2017 - 5:14 pm
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell used to enjoy the backing of perhaps his two most powerful billionaire overlords, Patriots owner Robert Kraft and Cowboys owner Jerry Jones. But now, Goodell’s relationship with both kingmakers may be fraught, thanks to his inconsistent disciplinary tactics. Though...
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WEEI
August 11, 2017 - 12:46 pm
Perhaps the biggest story of Thursday's preseason game was Roger Goodell unexpectedly coming to Gillette Stadium and posing for a picture with three Patriots fans. Great night for a game. @nflcommish will be back up for Kickoff events & attend @chiefs vs @Patriots on 9/7 pic.twitter.com/...
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Alex Reimer
August 11, 2017 - 11:00 am
Regular people like taking pictures with famous people. Restaurant owners across the country plaster their walls with photographs of celebrities who have stopped in, regardless of whether they’re on the A- or D-list. Social media feeds are also filled with celebrity sightings, because it carries an...
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