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Shannon Sharpe: NFL should ban Richie Incognito, send ‘strongest of messages’ – USA TODAY

USA TODAYNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell must drop the hammer by issuing lengthy suspensions in the wake of the independent investigative findings issued by Ted Wells on Friday. That was the conclusion Hall of Fame tight end Shannon Sharpe shared with USA …Greg Cote: Official report concludes Dolphins’ Bullygate saga for now, but …MiamiHerald.comHarbaugh never doubted […]

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Goodell promotes playoff expansion… again – Cincy Jungle

Cincy JungleNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell spoke during Friday’s Super Bowl XLVIII news conference, highlighting the benefits of expanding the field in the playoffs by two teams (one per conference). Make no mistake about it. The NFL is here to make money.Roger Goodell: NFL hears opponents of Washington Redskins’ nicknameWashington PostNFL’s Goodell envisions changes, more playoff […]

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Leslie Frazier, Joe Philbin, Ron Rivera, Mike Smith On The NFL Coaches Subcommittee

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has placed Minnesota Vikings Head Coach Leslie Frazier, Miami Dolphins Head Coach Joe Philbin, Carolina Panthers Head Coach Ron Rivera, and Atlanta Falcons Head Coach Mike Smith on the the Coaches Subcommittee of the NFL Competition Committee. The subcommittee, chaired by Oakland Raiders Pro Football Hall of Fame coach John Madden, […]

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Sean Payton: NFL’s Official Statement On Saints Coach

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell officially reinstated New Orleans Saints Head Coach Sean Peyton in the wake of the Saint’s “BountyGate” scandal. Here’s the official statement on that action by the NFL: Following a meeting yesterday with New Orleans Saints Head Coach Sean Payton, Commissioner Roger Goodell has reinstated Coach Payton from his season-long suspension, effective […]

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Women’s Professional Soccer Needs Politically Smart Leadership

The problem with Women’s Professional Soccer isn’t demand for the women’s version of the game, or any overblown disconnect between stars like Hope Solo and Abby Wambach, and the rest of the players, but with poor leadership. Women’s Professional Soccer has not been blessed with the kind of commissioners that are adept politicians and marketers […]

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James Harrison – Steelers LB Disses Roger Goodell, NFL Commissioner

Steelers Linebacker James Harrison has went totally off the chain in his dis of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. In Men’s Journal, which follows the trend of making news by using over-the-top interviews (think the classic Rolling Stone Megan Fox Interview of 2010), Harrison not only calls Goodell “stupid” and a “crook” and a “devil,” and […]