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Roger Goodell. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Bernstein: NFL Should Settle Lawsuit, ASAP

It no longer matters which side is correct, because both sides have already lost.

670 The Score–08/25/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Bernstein: BREAKING NEWS! NFL Scandal!

Stay with us as more information emerges…

670 The Score–08/03/2013

Devin Hester runs past Ray Lewis at the Pro Bowl. (Photo by Kent Nishimura/Getty Images)

Silverman: Pro Bowl Format Change Makes The Game A Laugh Riot

The biggest joke in sports is about to get funnier. A lot funnier.

670 The Score–08/01/2013

Jim McMahon. (Credit: Otto Greule/ALLSPORT)

Baffoe: NFL Retirees Getting A Soldier’s Treatment

Celebrate them as they work for us, making us feel good. Buy stock in the slogans. Don attire supporting them. Forget about them once they can’t fight for us anymore. Am I talking about soldiers or football players?

CBS Chicago–05/13/2013

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Silverman: Constant Rule Changes A Maddening Fact Of NFL Life

The NFL is on top of the sports world and it has been for decades.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2013

Matt Forte.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

NFL Passes Rule Banning RBs From Leading With Helmet

NFL owners have passed a player safety rule barring ball carriers from using the crown of their helmets to make contact with a defender in the open field.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2013

Brian Urlacher and Devin Hester. (Photos by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Silverman: Follow the Pope – Sports Resignations That Should Happen

You don’t have to be the head of the Catholic Church to resign. Here’s a list of 10 resignations that should happen.

CBS Chicago–02/12/2013

Beyonce performs during halftime of Super Bowl XLVII. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Beyonce Halftime Show Had No Role In Super Bowl Blackout

While it may have been electrifying, it appears Beyonce’s halftime show at Super Bowl XLVII played no part in the power outage at the Superdome.

CBS Chicago–02/04/2013

Roger Goodell. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Goodell: HGH Testing Will Be In Place For 2013 Season

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says he believes there will be an agreement soon with the players’ union for testing for human growth hormone.

CBS Chicago–02/01/2013

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NFL Expects To Have Independent Neurologists At Games In 2013

NFL general counsel Jeff Pash says he expects independent neurological consultants to be on sidelines during games next season to help diagnose and treat concussions.

CBS Chicago–01/31/2013

Head coach Sean Payton. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Goodell Reinstates Sean Payton

Sean Payton, welcome back to the NFL.

CBS Chicago–01/22/2013

Richard Sherman. (Photo by Steve Dykes/Getty Images)

Seattle’s Richard Sherman Wins Suspension Appeal

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman won his appeal of a four-game suspension for use of performance enhancing substances on Thursday, making him eligible for the NFL playoffs.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2012

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Baffoe: All The Commissioners Just Suck

So, yeah, our fearless leaders all suck. And while what Tagliabue did gives us a sliver of hope that they can’t be megalomaniacs in their fields all the time, ultimately fans have to sit back and shake their heads.

670 The Score–12/12/2012

Jonathan Vilma. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Vilma Moves Forward In Defamation Case Vs. Goodell

Jonathan Vilma has asked a federal judge to allow him to move forward with his defamation case against NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.

670 The Score–12/12/2012

Jay Cutler takes a hit from Kareem Jackson. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Cris Collinsworth Spoke Irresponsibly About Concussions

And here I thought we had turned a corner in our understanding of the seriousness of brain injury, especially in what had appeared to be a newly enlightened – and legally threatened – NFL.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2012

Pink penalty flags to be used in this Sunday's Dolphins-Jets game. (Credit:

NFL To Use Pink Flags In Dolphins-Jets Game

An 11-year-old boy from New Jersey got NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s attention.

670 The Score–10/24/2012

Paul Tagliabue. (YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)

Goodell Appoints Tagliabue To Hear Player Appeals

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell appointed predecessor Paul Tagliabue to hear the appeals of four players suspended in the Saints bounties scandal.

CBS Chicago–10/19/2012

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Judges Wants To See NFL Bounty Documents

A federal magistrate judge has ordered NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to provide the court with documents related to the league’s bounty investigation of the New Orleans Saints.

670 The Score–10/16/2012

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Read: Roger Goodell’s Letter To The Fans

Friday morning, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell wrote a letter to fans of the NFL, telling them they deserved better than what happened.

670 The Score–09/28/2012

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

Goodell Apologizes To The Fans

The NFL’s regular officiating crews are back, and Commissioner Roger Goodell has apologized to the fans who fretted about the replacements the last three weeks.

670 The Score–09/27/2012