NFLPA fires back at NFL over Al Jazeera investigation

In response to the NFL’s desire to investigate players named in an Al Jazeera report that named them as potential HGH users, the NFLPA has released a statement. “The NFL has chosen to initiate an investigation of these players based upon now-recanted statements that appeared in an Al Jazeera report," the statement, which was released on Monday, read. "The NFLPA requested from...
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Deflategate and Goodell’s betrayal of the Patriots

Deflategate, oh how you puzzle me. The long, countless hours that have been spent going over the alleged, slightly underinflated footballs is remarkable. What has become of this little infraction is bigger than any fan of the NFL could fathom when the Deflategate scandal was brought to the front pages of every sports’ section. Could Tom Brady really be involved in this scandal...
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James Harrison wants Roger Goodell present for interview

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison is one of four NFL players that the league is looking to interview after they were named in an Al Jazeera report about performance-enhancing drug use. Harrison received a letter from the NFL over the weekend, but he has some demands he wants met before he sits down with investigators. In a statement he posted on Instagram, Harrison said...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Roger Goodell Jokes About The NFL’s Tweet Announcing His Death

Roger Goodell has weighed in on the NFL Twitter account’s hacking with a joke.  The commissioner of the league, who was announced dead in the initial hacked tweet, took to Twitter himself this afternoon.  “You leave the office for one day of golf with (former Buffalo Bills’ quarterback Jim Kelly) and your own network kills you off,” he tweeted.  Man, you leave the office...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Internet Jokes Fly Over NFL’s Twitter Hack, Roger Goodell’s Fake Death

Roger Goodell died. Then, he came back to life. Then, he died again before rising from the dead for a second time. That’s the chain of events that played out Tuesday afternoon on social media, as the NFL’s official Twitter account was hacked by a jokester who “reported” the NFL’s commissioner’s demise. Goodell isn’t really dead. He’s alive, well and presumably still...
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Goodell death hoax pops up after NFL Twitter account hack

The NFL had its official Twitter account hacked on Tuesday, and the result was a Roger Goodell death hoax. A tweet that got nearly 2,000 retweets in the short time it was live claimed that Goodell had passed away. Deadspin captured a screenshot: Multiple reports quickly surfaced assuring folks the NFL commissioner is alive and well, but that didn’t stop the hackers from having...
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots fan flips the bird while posing for photo with Roger Goodell (pic)

Given his integral role in the seemingly endless Deflategate drama, it’s hardly surprising that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is considered Public Enemy No. 1 by New England Patriots fans, not to mention Boston-area sports fans as a whole. But it takes a special kind of person to seize upon an opportunity to express Patriots fans’ collective distaste for Goodell while posing...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Goodell pushing to keep Raiders in Oakland

Roger Goodell threw some ice cold water on the Raiders to Las Vegas talk when he pushed Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf to consider a new stadium proposal, which is being spearheaded by Ronnie Lott and Rodney Peete. The San Francisco Chronicle‘s Matier & Ross are reporting Schaaf will be meeting with the investment group next week. Lott and Peete are the public faces of a local...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Over 100,000 register for tickets to Texans-Raiders Mexico City game

The NFL’s 2016 schedule includes one game this season that will be played at Mexico’s Estadio Azteca, when the Oakland Raiders will play host to the Houston Texans. With the matchup still six months away, it looks to be a very popular. According to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, 110,000 people have already registered to obtain tickets to watch the game live on Monday, Nov...
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May 26, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Los Angeles Rams 'Hard Knocks' trailer

The Rams have it going on in 2016. From a splashy new Los Angeles location to a brand new quarterback in Jared Goff, Southern California must brace itself for the exciting arrival of the previously fledgling franchise. .@HBO's #HardKnocks: Training Camp with the @RamsNFL.OFFICIAL TRAILER! — NFL (@NFL) May 12, 2016 Appropriately themed with a beach...
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May 12, 2016  |  Discuss

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