Troy Vincent

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)

Goodell Stresses Protecting Integrity Of NFL As He Welcomes Direct Appeal From Brady

Goodell said he has not had time to study a request from the players’ union that he recuse himself from the appeal because he has been focused on the spring owners meetings that concluded Wednesday.

05/20/2015

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

NFL Players Union Vows To Call Goodell As A ‘Deflategate’ Witness

Tom Brady wants to call Commissioner Roger Goodell as a witness in the appeal of the four-game suspension he was handed for “Deflategate.”

05/15/2015

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Brady Suspended 4 Games, Patriots Fined $1 Million For Roles In ‘Deflategate’

The NFL came down hard on its biggest star and its championship team, telling Tom Brady and the Patriots that no one is allowed to mess with the rules of the game.

05/11/2015

Umpire Carl Paganelli #124 holds a ball on the field after a play during the 2015 AFC Championship Game between the New England Patriots and the Indianapolis Colts at Gillette Stadium on January 18, 2015 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Report: 11 Of Patriots’ 12 Footballs Were Under-Inflated In AFC Title Game

Troy Vincent, the NFL’s executive vice president for football operations, told The Associated Press that the “investigation is currently underway and we’re still awaiting findings.”

01/21/2015

Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings addresses the media after pleading 'no contest' to a lesser misdemeanor charge of reckless assault November 4, 2014 in Conroe, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Union Sues NFL Over Adrian Peterson Suspension

The petition was filed Monday in Minnesota, where the NFLPA has often gone to contest labor matters with the league.

12/15/2014

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NFL Likely Will Not Expand Playoff Field To 14 Teams Until 2015 Season

The addition of two teams in the playoffs was discussed Tuesday at the league’s spring meetings, but several owners and team executives said no vote would occur.

05/20/2014

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Ravens LB: Up To 4 NFL Players Might Soon Come Out Of Closet On Same Day

“We’re in talks with a handful of players who are considering it,” the Ravens’ linebacker said. “There are up to four players being talked to right now and they’re trying to be organized so they can come out on the same day together.”

04/05/2013

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NFL Passes New Pad Rules For Players

The NFL has made thigh and knee pads mandatory equipment for the 2013 season.

05/22/2012