Roger Goodell

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

Roger Goodell

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

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)

Roger Goodell: ‘The Same Mistakes Can Never Be Repeated’

“Unfortunately, over the past several weeks, we have seen all too much of the NFL doing wrong,” he said. “That starts with me.”

09/19/2014

Ray Rice (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Report Claims Ravens Knew All About Details Of Rice Video Back In February

A published report Friday claimed that Baltimore Ravens team executives knew about the details of the domestic violence incident Ray Rice and his now-wife Janay Rice not long after it happened.

09/19/2014

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/Ethan Miller)

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

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