NFL: Trump’s tweet not accurate: No mandate for players to stand for anthem

NFL: Trump’s tweet not accurate: No mandate for players to stand for anthem

President Donald Trump’s tweet about NFL commissioner Roger Goodell “finally demanding that all players STAND for our great National Anthem” isn’t true at all, says Goodell himself. “Commentary this morning about the Commissioner’s position on the Anthem is not accurate. The NFL is doing the hard work of trying to move from protest to progress, […]

Roger Goodell ‘proud of our league’ after show of unity

Roger Goodell ‘proud of our league’ after show of unity

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was pleased with the way teams reacted Sunday in the wake of divisive comments made by President Donald Trump. “The way we reacted today, and this weekend, made me proud,” Goodell said. “I’m proud of our league.” “I spent a lot of time listening to our players and coaches and owners […]

Goodell ‘100 percent sure’ he got Tom Brady suspension right

Goodell ‘100 percent sure’ he got Tom Brady suspension right

There will definitely be a lot of disagreement with this, but NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is sticking to his guns in an interview with the Today Show that air Wednesday, saying New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s 4-game ban for his alleged participation in the #DelfateGate scandal was thew absolute right thing to do. “Yes, […]

James Harrison wants ‘that crook’ to interview him live on TV

James Harrison wants ‘that crook’ to interview him live on TV

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison is not playing around. He doesn’t trust commissioner Roger Goodell when it comes to granting him a fair interview regarding his name mentioned in the Al Jazeera investigation into PEDs in football. So Harrison’s idea? Broadcast it live for the world to see. “If it goes to a conduct detrimental [situation] […]