1. Roger Goodell Reportedly Close to Signing 5-Year Contract Extension with NFL

    The NFL is reportedly "close" to extending commissioner Roger Goodell 's contract for another five years, which would keep him at the post through the 2024 season. Daniel Kaplan  of the  Sports Business Journal  reported the news...

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  2. NFLPA's DeMaurice Smith Says Roger Goodell Lied About Changes to Conduct Policy

    NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith says Commissioner Roger Goodell "lied" about consulting the players union about changes made to the league's personal conduct policy in 2014...

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  3. Elliott the Latest Flashpoint in Increasingly Uncivil War Between Union, NFL

    Here we are again—another NFL conflict. Only this one could become nastier than most. We watched the NFL tear apart its insides just last year, when Tom Brady served his four-game ...

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  4. Josh Gordon Reinstatement 'Not Under Active Consideration', Roger Goodell Says

    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said on Thursday that reinstatement for wide receiver Josh Gordon is "not under active consideration to my knowledge" and added "it hasn't gotten to my desk yet," per Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland...

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  5. Roger Goodell Names Harold Henderson to Hear Ezekiel Elliott's Suspension Appeal

    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has named Harold Henderson to hear Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott's appeal of his six-game suspension, according to Ian Rapoport and Tom Pelissero of NFL...

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  6. Roger Goodell Calls Anthem 'Special Moment,' but Understands 'The Other Side'

    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell offered a diplomatic response when asked about the national anthem protest some NFL players engage in prior to games...

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  7. Roger Goodell Says Arizona Will Host Another Super Bowl 'Soon'

    University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona, has already housed two Super Bowls since opening in 2006, and the venue may be playing host once again in the near future...

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  8. Ezekiel Elliott Ruling Signals New Era for NFL in Confronting Domestic Violence

    For one of the few times ever, the NFL took the word of a woman who said she was physically abused over the word of one of its stars...

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  9. Roger Goodell Attends 1st Patriots Home Game Since Deflategate

    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell attended the New England Patriots ' preseason home game against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday night...

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  10. NFL Settles with 6 Insurance Companies over Concussion Lawsuit Expenses

    The NFL reached a settlement with six insurance companies that had sued the league over expenses stemming from the $1 billion concussion settlement, SportsBusiness Daily 's Daniel Kaplan reported Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 1,755 reads 0 comments

  11. Mike Freeman's 10-Point Stance: NFL's Stance Against Pot Is Going Up in Smoke

    Training camps have started, and more than a few players have found a "natural" way to handle pain; Gronk may be headed for his best season ever; and Christian McCaffrey has the look of a potential star in Carolina...

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  12. NFL Reportedly Writes NFLPA with Offer to Study Marijuana for Pain Management

    The NFL reached out to the NFL Players Association with an offer to work together in order to research the effects of marijuana in pain management...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 22 days ago 16,767 reads 0 comments

  13. Roger Goodell Says He Doesn't Believe NFL Teams Intentionally Tank

    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell doesn't believe the league has a problem with teams "tanking" for future draft position. "I don't think any team tanks, I really don't," Goodell said Monday, per Rich Cimini of ESPN...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 23 days ago 7,795 reads 0 comments

  14. Roger Goodell: Colin Kaepernick Isn't Being Blackballed, Is a Football Decision

    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell maintains the league has no role in Colin Kaepernick remaining an unsigned free agent heading into the 2017 season...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 23 days ago 15,845 reads 0 comments