Found April 26, 2012 on No Guts, No Glory:
We don’t watch the Pro Bowl. You don’t watch the Pro Bowl. And the players obviously don’t want to REALLY play in it. So it only makes sense for the NFL to do away with. While Roger Goodell, who also isn’t pleased with the current Pro Bowl, isn’t ready to stick a fork in it just yet. But according to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen, he may be ready to at least suspend this year’s game. After 2013? That’s a whole different story. The next Pro Bowl is scheduled the week before the Super Bowl in New Orleans on Feb. 3, but a game site has not been listed because of its precarious status, sources added. Sources say that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, who has previously voiced his displeasure with the lack of competitiveness in recent Pro Bowl games, is strongly considering suspending this year’s game, sources say. Beyond 2013, another league source believes the Pro Bowl is “DOA (dead on arrival).” If the game is suspended, the league still would have a Pro Bowl balloting process to id...

Roger Goodell & Dontari Poe Share An Intimate Hug For The Ages

So it came to this in the Roger Goodell two-arm underhook hug department. Finally a nose to nose with a guy he’ll (most likely) fine within 1-2 years for hitting a QB. What happened to men shaking a hand with a strong grip? A nice, firm man shake. As for the Draft itself, way underwhelmed. By the Tannehill pick the excitement was gone. And then the Cleveland Browns go and select...

20 Best Black Guy Reactions To Roger Goodell’s “Nigga” Handshakes & Hugs

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Goodell: Saints players not absolved

New Orleans Saints players who participated in the team's bounty program could be looking at serious consequences, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell suggested Tuesday. In an interview with Rich Eisen of the NFL Network, Goodell flatly rejected the notion that Saints defensive players should not be punished because they were simply following the orders of former defensive coordinator...

Roger Goodell and Dontari Poe got as close as two people can get on draft night

Breath mints are a good thing. Roger Goodell may be a hugging machine on draft night, but even the most experienced of embracers have their awkward moments where things don’t go as planned and you end up in a near lip-lock with a 6-foot-3, 346-pound nose tackle named Dontari Poe.  This was that moment for the commish. Still, even without the bro kiss, it was quite the tender scene...

Report: Goodell will “drop the hammer” on players involved in bounty scandel

According to the NFL Network’s Dan Hanzus, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has decided punishment of individual players associated with the Saints’ ‘bounty’ program is warranted. “In an appearance Tuesday on “The Rich Eisen Podcast,” NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said “evidence was clear that the players embraced it” in regard to the Saints’ pay-for-performance...

Roger Goodell and Melvin Ingram bust out amazing handshake

Are these dude homies? Are they in the same gang? What the hell just happened? All these questions raced through the heads of fans watching the NFL Draft when the Chargers selected the defensive end No. 18.  Turns out the duo planned it and rehearsed it a couple times the night before the Draft.

AP Sources: Suspending Pro Bowl an option

NEW YORK (AP) -- Two people familiar with discussions say the Pro Bowl could be suspended next year. Commissioner Roger Goodell has expressed concerns about the quality of play, and the league is holding talks with the players' union about the future of the all-star game. The people were speaking on condition of anonymity because the NFL has not made the discussions public....

No word yet on fate of Pro Bowl

Earlier today NFL spokesman Greg Aiello told the media that no determination has been made if and when the Pro Bowl will be played this season. Last year’s Pro Bowl, a 59-41 AFC victory, was widely panned as soft, boring, and ridiculous.  Even Roger Goodell publicly stated how disappointed he was with it. “I really didn’t think that was the kind of football that we want to...

Melvin Ingram, Roger Goodell share secret handshake (GIF)

One of the most notable aspects of the NFL draft is the tight embraces commissioner Roger Goodell shares with the players upon their selection. As LBS writer Sawley Vickrey said, there’s a lot of irony to that moment. “Best part of the draft experience is hugging Roger Goodell, the guy you’ll soon be calling an a**hole.” Precisely. That’s why not only is it weird to see...

Report: NFL may suspend Pro Bowl

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The NFL is nearing the decision to Pull Out of Hawaii

From ESPN's Mort this morning: "The NFL is moving toward suspending the Pro Bowl ... Could happen this year ... There's no reason to play it ... There will be "teams" due to incentives but not an actual game" Roger Goodell trying to not get booed for once when the NFL Draft clock begins tonight in primetime? Let's go ahead and bring back...

2012 Patriots Draft Selections

On Thursday night, the NFL will hold their annual draft when it conducts the first round at Radio City Music Hall in New York City under the watchful eye of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. Rounds Two and Three will be held on Friday night and Rounds Four through Seven will be held on Saturday afternoon and you can watch each and every selection on ESPN and the NFL Network. Heading...

Report suggests that the NFL might eliminate the Pro Bowl

This morning during the Mike and Mike ESPN radio show, NFL Insider Chris Mortensen suggested that the NFL might be moving towards the elimination of the Pro Bowl. I say, ‘Good Riddance’. The Pro Bowl is the one All-Star game which is absolutely dreadful. I’ll admit, I never watch the game. I don’t think I’ve watched more than 10 minutes of the game in each of the last 15...
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