Amid Criticism, Oakland Mayor Schaaf Says Raiders Deserve Clarity From City Over Stadium PlansOakland 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.
NFL Commissioner Slams Oakland Over Lack Of Progress For New Raiders StadiumThe 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.
Tom Brady's Deflategate DownfallThe 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.
GameDay: NFL Commissioner Goodell's Appeals, Assertions Met With Plenty Of SkepticismRoger 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.
TTYM: Goodell Is Goofed, Harden Can't Dance And New Lingerie Leaguers?Here are five amusing events moments in sports this week.
9 Of The Harshest Tweets About Roger Goodell's Press Conference On NFL Domestic Violence
NFL Commissioner Goodell: ‘We Will Get Our House In Order’ On Player Domestic Violence IssuesNational 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.
NFL Commissioner Goodell To Speak On Domestic Violence; League Partners With Victims' Support Groups
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.
NFL Sponsors Chime In With Criticism Of League Over Handling Of Domestic Violence, Child Abuse IssuesThe 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.
Photoshopped Covergirl NFL Ad Turns Into Viral Protest Against NFL, Commissioner GoodellAn advertisement for beauty products has been hijacked into a viral protest against the National Football League over its handling of domestic violence issues.
Five Things: Steelers Vs. Ravens Thursday Night RoundupFor just the second time in the past 11 regular-season games between Pittsburgh and Baltimore, the outcome was decided by more than a field goal, as the Ravens crushed the Steelers 26-6 last night at home.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell Responds To Ray Rice Video, Doesn't Rule Out Rice's Return To LeagueNFL 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.
Twitter Reacts To Ravens Releasing Ray RiceHere is how players, sports pros and regular folks reacted to Ray Rice's suspension on Twitter.
Keidel: Josh Gordon And NFL PolicyIt seems we've jumped into the pool of relativism since we got wind of Josh Gordon's season-long suspension for marijuana use. You have the indignant faction that can't believe someone who smokes weed gets a year while Ray Rice skates with a two-game suspension