Roger Goodell

One rendering of the Coliseum City project which includes the current Oracle Arena and new baseball and football stadiums. (City of Oakland)

Amid Criticism, Oakland Mayor Schaaf Says Raiders Deserve Clarity From City Over Stadium Plans

Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf is vowing to give the Raiders more “clarity” on what steps the city is prepared to take to keep the team from moving following criticism from the NFL commissioner that her city does not have a firm stadium plan.

05/22/2015

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell talks to reporters between meetings of team owners in San Francisco on May 20, 2015. (CBS)

NFL Commissioner Slams Oakland Over Lack Of Progress For New Raiders Stadium

The commissioner spoke in between meetings with NFL owners in San Francisco. After he gushed about stadium plans in other markets, he then called out Oakland for not having a finalized plan and not keeping in touch with his office.

05/20/2015

Tom Brady (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Tom Brady’s Deflategate Downfall

The NFL hammered Tom Brady for his role in “DeflateGate” for good reason. We can’t have the best players in America’s favorite sport toying with the rules.

05/15/2015

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

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TTYM: Goodell Is Goofed, Harden Can’t Dance And New Lingerie Leaguers?

Here are five amusing events moments in sports this week.

09/19/2014

National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a press conference on September 19, 2014 inside the New York Hilton Midtown in New York City. Goodell took the time to address personal conduct issues in the NFL. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

9 Of The Harshest Tweets About Roger Goodell’s Press Conference On NFL Domestic Violence

If the rest of the world reacts to Roger Godell’s abuse mea culpa the way Twitter did Friday, the NFL’s commissioner is going to have a hard time keeping his job. Goodell vowed major changes […]

09/19/2014

National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell gives a statement to reporters on the league's domestic violence issues during a press conference in New York, September 19, 2014. (CBS)

NFL Commissioner Goodell: ‘We Will Get Our House In Order’ On Player Domestic Violence Issues

National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell pledged to overhaul the league’s approach to player conduct issues and once again faulted himself for failures to adequately address repeated instances of players involved in domestic violence cases.

09/19/2014

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 Goodell To Speak On Domestic Violence; League Partners With Victims’ Support Groups

NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Goodell will make his first public statements in more than a week about the rash of NFL players involved in domestic violence when he holds a news conference Friday. The […]

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

A detail of the official National Football League NFL logo is seen painted on the turf as the New York Giants host the Atlanta Falcons during their NFC Wild Card Playoff game at MetLife Stadium on January 8, 2012 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

NFL Sponsors Chime In With Criticism Of League Over Handling Of Domestic Violence, Child Abuse Issues

The chorus of criticism of the National Football League over its handling of domestic violence and child abuse issues is beginning spread to the league’s corporate sponsors.

09/16/2014

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