Post Tagged with: "Roger Goodell"

AUERBACH: Deflategate, Brady Could Go to Supreme Court

AUERBACH: Deflategate, Brady Could Go to Supreme Court

First, let me say this. I am not a Patriots fan. I do not like Tom Brady. I am frustrated by him as an athlete and despise him for being so good at what he does. However, I respect him as a player. NFL fans would simply be idiots if[Read More…]

by July 8, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
AUERBACH: Manziel Suspension Foreshadows End of Maligned Career

AUERBACH: Manziel Suspension Foreshadows End of Maligned Career

This past week, the NFL placed a four-game suspension on free agent quarterback Johnny Manziel under its substance abuse policy. The suspension is the most recent of a series of unfortunate events for Manziel, whose status as a Heisman Trophy winner and first-round draft pick quickly transformed into that of[Read More…]

by July 1, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
IPPOLITO: New Rules Aim for Safety

IPPOLITO: New Rules Aim for Safety

In the season that knows no end, the NFL has made the news again for a slew of recent rule changes and several eyebrow-raising comments by evidently out-of-touch owners. Of the seven major rule changes that were enacted by the league last week, three stand out for their desire to[Read More…]

by April 1, 2016 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top
FOOTE: Deflate-gate Proves Unworthy of Discussion

FOOTE: Deflate-gate Proves Unworthy of Discussion

So, here it is. Another piece on Tom Brady. Another article on the Patriots. Another column on the ineptitude of Roger Goodell. I know that at this point you are proclaiming that enough is enough, but there is no reason to be worried. It’s almost over. The rumor around the[Read More…]

by July 16, 2015 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns

LITKE: NHL Reacts Swiftly to Domestic Violence Charge

On Oct. 20, the NHL indefinitely suspended Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov after he was arrested on a domestic violence charge. The NHL’s decisive action comes in the wake of criticism over the NFL’s mismanagement of domestic violence issues. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell came under fire recently for his[Read More…]

by December 5, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top, Sports Columns
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NFL Franchises Deserve The Blame for Discipline Drama

Roger Goodell must go. Chances are you’ve seen this sentence in recent days. It is an understatement to say Goodell has received his fair share of criticism following the Ray Rice incident. Leading national sportswriters have called for Goodell’s ouster, not to mention the National Organization for Women (NOW). It’s[Read More…]

by September 22, 2014 0 comments Chatter, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Mueller Investigation’s Impact

This past week’s Thursday night football game featured one of the greatest rivalries in sports: the Baltimore Ravens versus the Pittsburgh Steelers. However, this time the media’s focus was less on the game and more on the release of the elevator video showing former Ravens running back Ray Rice punching[Read More…]

by September 16, 2014 0 comments Sports, Sports - Top

Goodell’s Sanctions Unfair

You would think that as commissioner of the most watched, most popular and most profitable sports league in North America, Roger Goodell would make it a priority to be fair and equitable to his teams. And yet he has once again found a way to superimpose himself on the game, enough so[Read More…]

by March 15, 2013 0 comments Sports