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Ray Rice (Credit: CBS2)

Ray Rice Arrives For Appeal Hearing, Is Seeking Immediate Reinstatement

The hearing begins nearly two months after the former Pro Bowl running back was suspended indefinitely by the NFL and released by the Baltimore Ravens.

11/05/2014

Ray Rice (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images), Roger Goodell (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NFL Commissioner Goodell Told To Testify In Ray Rice Appeal

NFL lawyers have argued that Goodell shouldn’t have to testify, and instead were offering testimony from Jeff Pash, the NFL’s general counsel, and Adolpho Birch, the NFL’s vice president for labor policy.

10/23/2014

Ray Rice (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Ray Rice’s Appeal Hearing Set For Nov. 5-6

Rice was suspended indefinitely Sept. 8 for violating the NFL’s personal conduct policy after a video of Rice hitting his then-fiancee in an elevator was released publicly.

10/22/2014

Former NFL Commissioner Pete Rozelle (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Biographer Suggests Rozelle Would’ve Handled Rice Case Differently

“He would not have had to call four times (for the video),” said Jerry Izenberg, a longtime Star-Ledger columnist and the author of the new book, “Rozelle: A Biography.”

10/16/2014

Jerry Angelo watches the Bears practice in 2009. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ex-GM: NFL Teams Ignored ‘Hundreds’ Of Domestic Violence Incidents

“I made a mistake,” former Bears general manager Jerry Angelo told USA Today. “I was human. I was part of it. I’m not proud of it.”

10/10/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell holds a press conference on October 8, 2014 in New York City. Goodell addressed the media at the conclusion of the annual owners meetings in the wake of a string of high-profile incidents, including the domestic violence case of Ray Rice. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NFL’s Goodell: ‘My No. 1 Job Is Protecting The Integrity Of The Game’

Among the topics discussed at Wednesday’s owners meetings was the commissioner’s role in handing out discipline, and he reiterated that all options “are on the table.”

10/09/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell talks during a press conference at the Hilton Hotel on Sept. 19, 2014 in New York City. Goodell spoke about the NFL's failure to address domestic violence, sexual assault and drug abuse in the league. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Conduct Policy Takes Top Billing As NFL Owners Meet In NYC

The presentation on domestic violence given to NFL owners on Wednesday included a video by a former player appealing for recognition and action.

10/08/2014

Adrian Peterson (Photo by Harry Engels/Getty Images), Roger Goodell (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images), Ray Rice (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Poll: NFL Fans Think Roger Goodell Should Keep Job

In a new AP-GfK poll, 32 percent say the commish should lose his job over the recent domestic violence scandals, with 66 percent saying he shouldn’t.

10/08/2014

Ray Rice (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Ray Rice Appeal To Be Heard By Former U.S. District Judge

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced the appointment Thursday after consulting with DeMaurice Smith, the players’ union executive director.

10/02/2014

The DirecTV blimp (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images For DirecTV)

NFL, DirecTV Extend ‘Sunday Ticket’ Deal For 8 Years, $12 Billion

The deal includes rights to stream the package live. AT&T is in the process of acquiring DirecTV for $48.5 billion, making the expanded possibilities for mobile particularly attractive.

10/02/2014

Some New Jersey lawmakers said they want NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to resign over his handling of domestic violence cases in the league. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

NJ Lawmakers Call For End To NFL Tax-Exempt Status

The bipartisan group of politicians, all women, threw their support behind a bill sponsored by U.S. Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., that would also pull tax exemptions from other professional sports leagues.

09/30/2014

Former Ravens running back Ray Rice pauses during a news conference with his wife Janay on May 23, 2014. Rice spoke publicly for the first time since a domestic violence incident in February at an Atlantic City casino. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Ex-Federal Prosecutor To Lead NFLPA’s Ray Rice Probe

Richard Craig Smith will look at how the NFL and the Ravens handled issues of due process and discipline, as well as look at the conduct of the league office and the team.

09/24/2014

MLB Commissioner Bud Selig (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Max: Timing Is Everything To America’s Pastime

Deep in the 11th hour, there has never been a better moment for MLB to defuse a problem that has been tick-tick-ticking for years: America’s pastime takes too much time.

09/23/2014

Baltimore Ravens team owner Steve Bisciotti looks on from the field against the San Francisco 49ers during Super Bowl XLVII at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on Feb. 3, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Owner: Ravens Did Not Launch Misinformation Campaign In Ray Rice Case

Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti criticized a report that suggests he and other team officials tried to persuade the NFL to be lenient on Ray Rice after the running back was arrested for knocking out his then-fiancee in an Atlantic City elevator.

09/22/2014

Ray Rice (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

The NFL Player Vetting Process: There Are No Sure Things

By the time the typical player signs an NFL contract, around 100 scouts, coaches and general managers have pored over his history.

09/22/2014

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