1. Report: Roger Goodell's Contract Extension Delayed Because of 'Anthem Issue'

    The expected contract extension for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has reportedly been delayed amid the ongoing controversy surrounding player protests of police brutality and racial ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Donald Trump on NFL Standing for Anthem: 'Too Much Talk, Not Enough Action'

    President Donald Trump continued to lash out at the NFL and its owners Wednesday when he tweeted there has been "too much talk" and "not enough action" with regard to his belief that all players should be required to stand for the national anthem...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Roger Goodell Says 'We Believe Our Players Should Stand for the National Anthem'

    After a meeting between NFL owners and players about various social issues impacting the league, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell met with reporters Wednesday to discuss players' protests during the national anthem...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. National Anthem Rule Changes Reportedly Not Discussed at NFL, NFLPA Meeting

    The NFL owners and NFL Players Association reportedly did not discuss any rule changes in regard to the national anthem or kneeling during the anthem, according to Albert Breer of NFL...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Colin Kaepernick Didn't Attend NFL, NFLPA Meeting After Being Asked by Players

    Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins told reporters Colin Kaepernick declined to attend a meeting that took place between NFL owners and players Tuesday, which was largely ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. NFL, NFLPA Release Statement on 'Productive' Social Change, Inequality Meeting

    NFL spokesman Brian McCarthy released a joint statement Tuesday from the league and NFL Players Association that said they held a meeting to discuss the ongoing protests during the national anthem...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. NFL Players, Owners Reportedly Won't Meet to Discuss Anthem Protest Rule Change

    While a group of NFL players and owners are set to meet with commissioner Roger Goodell on Tuesday, they reportedly won't discuss a potential rule change regarding the national anthem...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. Ezekiel Elliott Suspension Block Overturned by Judge

    The stay of the temporary injunction previously given to Ezekiel Elliott was granted Thursday, meaning the Dallas Cowboys running back will have to serve his suspension while the case is ruled upon...

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  9. Roger Goodell's Wife, Jane, Uses Secret Twitter Account to Defend Husband, NFL

    At this point, who doesn't have a burner account on social media? A little less than a month after Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant got caught throwing what he thought ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. NFLPA Releases Statement Discussing Roger Goodell's Policy on Anthem

    The NFL Players Association released a statement Wednesday announcing executive director DeMaurice Smith and some players will be present at the owners' meetings in Conrad, New York, next week to discuss the league's policy on the national anthem...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 12 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Malcolm Jenkins Responds to NFL's Memo Encouraging Players to Stand for Anthem

    Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins has responded to a memo NFL commissioner Roger Goodell sent to all 32 NFL teams about discussing a solution to players protesting during the national anthem before games...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. Roger Goodell Tells Owners Plan for Anthem Will Be Reviewed at League Meeting

    CNN Money's Ahiza Garcia obtained a copy of the memo sent to all 30 NFL teams from league Commissioner Roger Goodell regarding the wave of protests during the national anthem...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. Roger Goodell Contract Talks Reportedly Held Up by Severance Pay

    Roger Goodell 's five-year contract extension is still expected to be finalized, but SportsBusiness Daily 's Daniel Kaplan reported Friday that talks have hit a snag due to negotiations regarding the NFL commissioner's severance pay...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 17 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Roger Goodell, Several NFL Owners, 'Handful' of Players Talked Anthem Protests

    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell reportedly met with a collection of owners and players Tuesday night in New York City for two hours after teams across the league engaged in displays ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 25 days ago 230 reads 0 comments

  15. Roger Goodell Tells Peter King He's Proud of How NFL Responded to Donald Trump

    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell told Peter King of SI.com that he was proud of the league-wide reaction Sunday to President Donald Trump's comments the day before suggesting that ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 28 days ago 9,009 reads 0 comments

  16. NFL Players Reach a Historic Turning Point in Their United Response to Trump

    Some decades from now, maybe even longer, many Americans will look back at this day—September 24, 2017 — as one of the most important moments in the nation's history. This is not hyperbole...

    Mike Freeman Written by Mike Freeman about 29 days ago 85,599 reads 0 comments

  17. NFL Players, Owners Respond to Donald Trump, Protest During National Anthem

    Members of the Baltimore Ravens and Jacksonville Jaguars locked arms Sunday morning during the national anthem before their game in London...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 29 days ago 164,158 reads 0 comments

  18. Uniting Against Ugliness: Donald Trump's Rhetoric Re-Energizing NFL Movement

    The movement was dying. In fact, it was all but dead. Over a year ago, Colin Kaepernick sat, then took a knee, during the national anthem to protest social injustice. It started a movement, a movement that he paid dearly for with his career...

    Mike Freeman Written by Mike Freeman about 1 month ago 125,470 reads 0 comments

  19. NFL Coaches, Owners React to Donald Trump's 'Son of a B---h' Remarks

    A slew of NFL owners and head coaches released statements Saturday after President Donald Trump called for players who have protested social injustice during the national anthem to be cut by their respective teams...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 176,334 reads 0 comments

  20. Roger Goodell Responds to Donald Trump's Comments on NFL, Protests

    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell released a statement Saturday morning after United States President Donald Trump criticized NFL players kneeling during the American national ...

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