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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell talks during a press conference at the Hilton Hotel on September 19, 2014 in New York City. (Elsa/Getty Images)

GameDay: NFL Commissioner Goodell’s Appeals, Assertions Met With Plenty Of Skepticism

Roger Goodell wasn’t holding just a press conference. He was appealing to the public, to the fans, and to the owners to give him a second chance.

09/19/2014

Rep. Jackie Speier (D-San Mateo) (CBS)

Peninsula Rep. Jackie Speier Denounces 49ers, NFL Over Recent Domestic Violence Controversies On House Floor

Peninsula Rep. Jackie Speier (D-San Mateo/San Francisco) denounced the San Francisco 49ers on the House floor Wednesday for allowing Ray McDonald to play following his arrest for alleged domestic violence.

09/17/2014

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig addresses reporters at AT&T Park in San Francisco, September 11, 2014. (CBS)

MLB Commissioner Bud Selig Dodges Questions On A’s Stadium, Domestic Violence During AT&T Park Visit

The outgoing commissioner refused to commit to a resolution of the Oakland ballpark situation, though he admits the A’s desperately need a new place to play.

09/11/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on May 8, 2014 in New York City.  (Elsa/Getty Images)

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Responds To Ray Rice Video, Doesn’t Rule Out Rice’s Return To League

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell did not rule out the possibility of former Ravens running back Ray Rice returning to play in the league after serving a suspension for domestic violence.

09/09/2014

California Chrome #2, ridden by Victor Espinoza, walks down the track after losing the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 7, 2014 in Elmont, New York. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: No Room For Sour Grapes At The Belmont

California Chrome’s owner apologized Monday for criticizing the winning horse’s team after Chrome finished fourth in the bid for the Triple Crown. Immediately after the race, Steve Coburn called some fellow owners cowards for not […]

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Sports Verdict: Who’s The NBA’s Biggest Villain? LeBron James Vs. David Stern

As the feats, and really the legend of LeBron James grows ever larger, he has begun to transcend the game itself, much to the dismay of many fans. Consequently, is he, or Commissioner David Stern, the greatest villain currently in the NBA?

05/23/2013

Stanford University Athletic Director Bob Bowlsby. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Stanford AD Bowlsby Hired As Big 12 Conference Commissioner

Stanford athletic director Bob Bowlsby has accepted the Big 12 Conference commissioner job to replace the ousted Dan Beebe, people with direct knowledge of the situation said Thursday.

05/03/2012

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig. (Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Commissioner Says MLB Working At ‘Quick Pace’ On A’s Move

Commissioner Bud Selig says Major League Baseball is working “at a rather quick pace” to resolve the proposed move the Oakland Athletics to a proposed new ballpark in San Jose.

01/12/2012

Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Oakland Raiders Owner Al Davis Dies At Age 82

Al Davis, the Hall of Fame owner of the Oakland Raiders known for his rebellious spirit, has died.

10/08/2011

Oakland Athletics owner Lew Wolff. (AP Photo)

A’s Owner Lew Wolff Waits For Commissioner’s Call

Oakland Athletics owner Lew Wolff has the spot for a new ballpark all picked out. Funding is in place and the San Jose mayor is on board with Wolff’s plan to relocate his club some 40 miles south.

CBS San Francisco–03/07/2011

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