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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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Goodell talking big ahead of Super Bowl – Reuters

ReutersNEW YORK (Reuters) – With gridiron’s biggest game being staged on America’s biggest stage, National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell used the spotlight on Friday to ponder some big plans. From the possibility of more games around the world …Goodell lays out NFL vision in annual addressSan Francisco ChronicleRoger Goodell Weathers the CalmWall Street JournalRoger […]

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Foxworth: Players concerned about injuring teammates in Pro Bowl – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDomonique Foxworth isn’t in Honolulu, but he’s monitoring Pro Bowl festivities closely from home, hoping the all-star game he played a large role in saving gets the jolt of life it needs. Foxworth, the NFL Players Association’s outgoing president, first pitched …Roger Goodell was ‘serious’ about canceling Pro Bowl, Domonique Foxworth saysSB NationBadgers At […]

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Goodell: NFL would consider allowing medical marijuana – USA TODAY

USA TODAYNEW YORK – Commissioner Roger Goodell said Thursday the NFL would consider allowing athletes to use marijuana to treat concussions and other head injuries if medical experts deemed it a legitimate solution. Appearing with General Electric CEO Jeff …Roger Goodell: NFL Will Consider Marijuana Use If It Helps ConcussionsNESN.comSuper Bowl 2014: Roger Goodell says […]

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Roger Goodell: NFL considering proposal to eliminate extra points – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comThe most exciting play in football might be coming to an end. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said on Monday that the league is considering a proposal to eliminate extra points. “The extra point is almost automatic,” Goodell said, via NFL.com. “I believe we …NFL reportedly considering proposals to eliminate extra pointsFox NewsRoger Goodell talks to […]

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Roger Goodell: NFL to consider playoff games on Friday, Monday with possible … – SI.com

SI.comRoger Goodell hinted that the league is moving toward playoff expansion. (Andrew Burton/Getty Images). NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said earlier this month that the league was seriously considering expanding the playoffs to allow two more teams into …Goodell: Extra points could go away in NFLChicago TribuneNFL considering proposal to abolish extra pointsNFL.comRoger Goodell: NFL considering […]

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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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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 […]