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Ray Rice Won’t Be Reinstated During Appeal Process

By now we all no a good amount, if not all the details that have been made public about the Ray Rice domestic violence situation. We all understand that knocking out your wife in an elevator, or anywhere for that matter, is wrong and you should face the consequences of your actions. But what if your punishment far out weights the precedent that has been set? I will never justify...
Via Overtime
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ray Rice’s hometown held a rally for him Tuesday night

Ray Rice’s hometown of New Rochelle, NY held a “night of prayer” for the former Ravens running back who’s been suspended indefinitely by the NFL for knocking out his girlfriend at a New Jersey casino back in February. A “Night of Prayer” will be held for Rice for 7 p.m. on Tuesday at St. Catherine AME Zion Church located at 19 Lincoln Avenue, New Rochelle, according to...
Via Pro Football Zone
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFLPA appeals Ray Rice suspension

The NFL players’ union appealed Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension Tuesday. The former Baltimore Ravens running back was originally given a two-game suspension in July under the NFL’s personal conduct policy after he was charged with assault following a Feb. 15 altercation with his then-fiancee in a casino elevator. On Sept. 8, a video surfaced showing Rice punching Janay...
Via Sports-Glory
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

CBS Removes Rihanna From ALL NFL Telecasts After Twitter Lash

After Rihanna lashed out on Twitter at CBS, they have decided to pull her from all future telecasts of the game. CBS originally pulled Rih from Thursday’s game following the Ray Rice incident with his wife Janay. In addition to Rihanna’s segment they also pulled a comedy sketch featuring Don Cheadle. When the song was pulled, Rihanna took to twitter to express her feelings...
Via Geeks and Cleats
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Entertainment Roundup: So much for Rihanna

This has been a terrible week for the NFL’s PR department. I assume that, given the choice, they would have told the NFL that their handling of, well, pretty much everything was the wrong way to go about it. Of course, in the Ray Rice scandal, it was a cover-up that was long in the making, which makes everything the NFL has done since stand out as an even worse decision. How do...
Via The Rhino and Compass
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Compares Ray Rice Scandal To Benghazi

The super liberal former host of The View and current host of Fox News’ Fox and Friends chimed in about the Ray Rice scandal on her twitter page and of course she managed to say something quite controversial. When talking about the NFL’s possible coverup of evidence regarding Ray Rice, she just had to bring up the Benghazi government conspiracy. *SIGH* Imagine if everyone...
Via Geeks and Cleats
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ray Rice Won’t Be Reinstated During Appeal Process

Ray Rice knows he was wrong for knocking out his wife in that elevator. Most rational people understand that domestic violence on all levels is wrong. No one is trying to justify that behavior, but in a league where people like Brandon Marshall are prospering, Ray Rice has a legitimate reason to feel he is being over punished by the NFL. He has filed an appeal in essence citing...
Via BlackSportsOnline
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ray Rice’s Indefinite Suspension Appealed By NFL Players Association

BALTIMORE — The NFL players’ union appealed Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension Tuesday night. Rice was originally handed a two-game suspension in July under the NFL’s personal conduct policy after he was charged with assault following a Feb. 15 altercation with his then-fiancée in a casino elevator. The Baltimore running back had already served the first game of that suspension...
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7 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFLPA appeals indefinite suspension for Ray Rice

The NFL Players Association has filed an appeal of the indefinite suspension handed down to Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice. The appeal comes after Rice was initially suspended two games after being charged in a domestic violence case involving his then fiance. Rice had already served one game of his suspension when TMZ released […]
Via Full Scale Sports
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Surprising No One, NFLPA Appeals Rice Suspension

((HT: ESPN))Double jeopardy doesn't work in any formation of the law- and that inclues the implementation of suspensions in the NFL.The NFLPA is challenging the indefinite suspension of former Baltimore Ravens RB Ray Rice on the grounds that he was penalized for the same infraction twice. No matter how repulsive the charge and action, the NFLPA is doing the job that you would...
Via Online Sports Guys
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFLPA Officially Files Appeal on Ray Rice Behalf

The NFLPA has officially filed an appeal on behalf of Ray Rice for his indefinite suspension. Rice was originally suspended for 2 games following the domestic violence incident with his wife Janay Rice. TMZ released a video of what transpired in the elevator and once public backlashed reach a high, the NFL extended his suspension from two games to indefinitely. The NFLPA released...
Via Geeks and Cleats
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ray Rice will remain suspended indefinitey while his appeal is heard

According to ESPN’s Ed Werder, former Ravens running back Ray Rice will remain suspended indecently while his appeal is heard by the NFL. Both sides concur that Ray Rice remains suspended indefinitely while his case is being appealed, per sources. — Ed Werder (@Edwerderespn) September 17, 2014 Rice has a case since he was suspended twice for the same thing. Under the league’s...
Via Pro Football Zone
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFLPA files Ray Rice appeal

As expected (but a day later than expected), the NFLPA has filed an appeal of the NFL’s indefinite suspension of Ray Rice. “This action taken by our union is to protect the due process rights of all NFL players,” the NFLPA said in a statement. “The NFLPA appeal is based on supporting facts that reveal a lack of a fair and impartial process, including the role of the office...
Via Pro Sports Daily
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFLPA Appeals Ray Rice Suspension

In some news that isn’t so surprising, the National Football League Players Association has formally filed an appeal of Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension.  Today, NFL Players Association formally filed an appeal of indefinite suspension of Ray Rice by the NFL. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 17, 2014 The statement indicating that an appeal has been filed read…...
Via Sportsnaut
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Elisabeth Hasselbeck Compares Ray Rice Scandal to Benghazi

Everybody is taking the opportunity to speak on the Ray Rice scandal and any potential cover up the NFL may have been involved in including Fox & Friends’ Elisabeth Hasselbeck. The former View host decided to compare the NFL’s alleged concealment and evidence tampering of the video of Ray Rice punching his wife to the government’s alleged cover up of Benghazi. Imagine...
Via BlackSportsOnline
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFLPA Files Appeal of Ray Rice Domestic Violence Suspension

The NFLPA formally appealed Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension today according to reports. Today, NFL Players Association formally filed an appeal of indefinite suspension of Ray Rice by the NFL. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 17, 2014 The NFLPA released this statement. “This action taken by our union is to protect the due process rights of all NFL players,” the...
Via Thacover2
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ray Rice’s appeal has been filed

The NFLPA has officially filed Ray Rice’s appeal for him. Ray Rice grievance in the process of being filed. Would expect to hear from NFLPA on the issue at some point soon. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) September 17, 2014 How long should Ray Rice wait for his appeal? Release: “Terms of the CBA require a hearing date to be set within 10 days of appeal notice.” — Ian Rapoport...
Via Pro Football Zone
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Players' union appeals Rice's indefinite suspension by NFL

  The NFL players' union has appealed the league's indefinite suspension of Ray Rice. Rice was originally handed a two-game suspension in July under the NFL's personal conduct policy after he was charged with assault following a Feb. 15 altercation with his then-fiancee in a casino elevator. The Baltimore running back had already served the first game of that suspension...
Via AP on Fox
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFLPA Files Appeal of Ray Rice DV Suspension

The NFLPA has formally filed an appeal of Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension from the league for domestic violence. Rice was originally suspended for 2 games for knocking his then fiancé, Janay Palmer, out. After a video surfaced that showed Rice brutally punching Palmer to the point of being unconscious, commissioner Roger Goodell amended the suspension to be indefinite and the...
Via BlackSportsOnline
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFL Players Association appeals Ray Rice's indefinite suspension

BALTIMORE (AP) NFL Players Association appeals Ray Rice's indefinite suspension.
Via AP on Fox
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

NFLPA Files Formal Appeal For Ray Rice’s Indefinite Suspension

  The NFL Players Association announced Tuesday night that they have files an appeal on the behalf of former Ravens RB Ray Rice regarding this indefinite suspension from the league. The statement reads: “Today, the NFL Players Association formally filed an appeal of the indefinite suspension of Ray Rice by the NFL. This action taken by our union is to protect the due process rights...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Society vs. Ray Rice: When Will the Problem End?

Photo is courtesy of Danny Moloshok/Reuters/http://www.thedailybeast.com/ Written by: Matt Shock (@shockwave_music) Edited by: Curt Ashcraft (@cashcraft740) Follow us on Twitter! @OS_Report Like Us on Facebook!   By now, I’m sure that everyone reading this post has seen the video of Ray Rice punching out his wife (then girlfriend) in a hotel elevator. It is horrific. There is...
Via In The Neutral Zone
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rally Supporting Ray Rice Set for Tuesday Night in His Hometown

Although there has largely appeared to be public outrage over the Ray Rice domestic abuse case, it seems some people are still very supportive of Rice and his wife Janay. Supporters in Rice’s hometown of New Rochelle are holding a rally tonight to show their support for the shunned NFL player. A “Night of Prayer” will be held for Rice for 7 p.m. on Tuesday at St. Catherine...
Via BlackSportsOnline
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jameis Winston Makes The Wrong Kind Of News Again — How Will We React This Time?

Let’s get this out of the way: Jameis Winston did something stupid. He spoke corrosively, in public, about sexuality.  You can read the words in the link. There’s no acute need to make them reappear in this space. Given Winston’s recent past, one would like to think this is something he should have been able to steer clear of. Yet, this was merely speech, and not something...
Via Bloguin Best
10 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jameis Winston Makes The Wrong Kind Of News Again — How Will We React This Time?

Let’s get this out of the way: Jameis Winston did something stupid. He spoke corrosively, in public, about sexuality.  You can read the words in the link. There’s no acute need to make them reappear in this space. Given Winston’s recent past, one would like to think this is something he should have been able to steer clear of. Yet, this was merely speech, and not something...
Via The Student Section
10 hours ago  |  Discuss
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