The Ray Rice debacle is just the latest of missteps by NFL commissioner Goodell.
Goodell maintains no one in the league office saw the elevator tape until Monday.
Here is how players, sports pros and regular folks reacted to Ray Rice’s suspension on Twitter.
Ray Rice’s time in Baltimore is over.
Colts owner Jim Irsay pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor count of driving while intoxicated.
It 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
There are now stiffer penalties for all sorts of off-the-field incidents.
Marijuana makes football feel less bad, but the The Shield won’t tolerate it.
“I didn’t get it right,” Roger Goodell wrote of punishment for Ray Rice.
If the Roger Goodell wants to tout safety, there’s an obvious move to make here.
The slow fade of the “Redskins” nickname is taking shape.
“It has to be consistent with other cases,” Roger Goodell says. “And it was in this matter.”
No matter what Ray Rice said yesterday, it can’t change what he did or the near-universal perception that aristocrats get more chances than we do. But Rice made one refreshing statement: His wife could do no wrong.
Silence can be golden sometimes.
Goodell is only responsible to the dollar, not the human being.
The NFL is a guilty pleasure that became guiltier last week.
The NFL’s open to cold-weather cities hosting the Super Bowl now, so there’s an outside chance for Chicago.
How, again, are you only suspended two games for hitting a woman?
Soldier Field’s seating capacity is a challenge, but there could be adjustments made.
“They both have tremendous bids,” commissioner Roger Goodell says.