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Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh has been called a dirty player and, he could be, depending on your definition of what constitutes dirty play. It looks like Suh would like that defined for himself, as he has contacted NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to set up a meeting.
Suh wants to meet with Goodell and other members of the league office. He wants the league to clarify why he was penalized on certain plays and tell his side of the story. Suh’s hope is that the meeting will result in him figuring out a way to curb the penalties that he has been racking up at a prolific rate this season.
The meeting is likely to take place during the Lions’ Week 9 bye and could include head coach Jim Schwartz as well.
As everyone knows, Suh is one of the most dominant defensive linemen in the NFL, but he has been penalized a number of times this year for hitting quarterbacks late or in the wrong way (like by smacking them in the face).
The fact that Suh is taking it upon hims...
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Ndamukong Suh, football's most evil player (If the media says so, it MUST be true!), accompanied by Jim Schwartz and Tom Lewand, travelled to New York City today to meet with the NFL suits...including the biggest suit, owner's puppet NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.
The result? Lots of politically correct, NFL PR speak from both Suh and the NFL, while absolutely nothing of...
DENVER -- Ndamukong Suh will meet with NFL officials during the Lions' bye week to get a better understanding of the rules he's been breaking.
Detroit Lions defensive end Ndamukong Suh will meet with N.F.L. Commissioner Roger Goodell about his recent fines and penalties for illegal hits.
DETROIT — Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh has met with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.
DETROIT -- Ndamukong Suh got his wish.
Detroit's star defensive tackle met with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and his staff Tuesday to clarify questions about his play and the game.
"I have gained a better understanding how I need to continue to play the game to help my team win," Suh said in a statement. "I look forward to the rest of the season and doing everything...
Ndamukong Suh will meet with NFL officials during the Lions' bye week to get a better understanding of the rules he's been breaking.
Defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions battles against the block of offensive guard Chris Kuper #73 of the Denver Broncos Sports Authority at Invesco Field at Mile High on October 30, 2011 in Denver, Colorado. (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
There would be no Tim Tebow comeback this time. Not down 42 points in the fourth quarter.
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Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is going to the principal’s office. But he’s not being instructed to meet with the powers-that-be on Park Avenue. Instead, Jay Glazer of FOX reports that Suh has requested the meeting. Per Glazer, Suh wants clarification as to why he gets flagged and fined. The goal isn’t necessarily to obtain…
Ndamukong Suh seeking an audience with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and his lieutenants in New York is an example of an intellectual curiosity not often associated with bruising behemoths entrusted with the brutish responsibility of destroying opposing quarterbacks.
Leaders in a congressional committee are accusing the NFL Players Association of using "stall tactics" in a avoid testing for human growth hormone.Fox Sports has obtained a letter which was sent to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith, which comes two weeks after they had a meeting with officials of a House Committee on Oversight...
A three-game losing streak isn't the kind of psychological baggage any team wants to take into a bye week. But don't try to tell defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh that it would be ruinous to the Lions' season.
Earlier today, Jay Glazer of FOX reported that Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh requested a meeting with the league office to obtain clarification regarding the things he does that draw flags and/or fines. The league has clarified the situation, via email. “Commissioner Goodell and his staff have had many meetings with players, both individually and…
Ndamukong Suh is heading for a meeting with Roger Goodell to find
out why he keeps drawing fines.