Facing criticism about the handling of recent abuse cases, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell spent three hours Saturday night visiting the headquarters of the National Domestic Violence Hotline and getting an up-close look at the realities victims face.
ESPN has suspended Bill Simmons three weeks for calling NFL commissioner Roger Goodell “a liar.”
The NFLPA will conduct its own investigation into the NFL’s and Baltimore Ravens’ handling of the Ray Rice domestic violence incident, independent of the league’s own investigation.
Here are five amusing events moments in sports this week.
Procter & Gamble is canceling an on-field breast cancer awareness promotion it had been planning with the National Football League, the latest sponsor to respond to the NFL’s growing problems.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s much anticipated press conference Friday was interrupted by a raving lunatic shouting “DON’T TAKE ME TO AN ELEVATOR!” as security guards escorted him from the building.
Pelosi: 49ers’ Ray McDonald Should Not Be Playing While Being Investigated For Allegedly Hitting Pregnant Fiancee
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said that San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald shouldn’t play football while he’s being investigated for allegedly hitting his pregnant fiancee.
Anheuser Busch, a major NFL sponsor, released a statement Tuesday voicing extreme disappointment in the league’s handling of recent off-field incidents.
Redskins owner Dan Snyder says he supports NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, stating he “has always had the best interests of football at heart” and “we are fortunate to have him.”
Television executives say they want to minimize replays of the video showing Ray Rice knocking out his then-fiancee with one punch. In practice, it has proved hard to resist.