Roger Goodell Jokes About The NFL’s Tweet Announcing His Death

Roger Goodell has weighed in on the NFL Twitter account’s hacking with a joke.  The commissioner of the league, who was announced dead in the initial hacked tweet, took to Twitter himself this afternoon.  “You leave the office for one day of golf with (former Buffalo Bills’ quarterback Jim Kelly) and your own network kills you off,” he tweeted.  Man, you leave the office...
Via College Spun
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Internet Jokes Fly Over NFL’s Twitter Hack, Roger Goodell’s Fake Death

Roger Goodell died. Then, he came back to life. Then, he died again before rising from the dead for a second time. That’s the chain of events that played out Tuesday afternoon on social media, as the NFL’s official Twitter account was hacked by a jokester who “reported” the NFL’s commissioner’s demise. Goodell isn’t really dead. He’s alive, well and presumably still...
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NFL Twitter account hacked, tweets that Roger Goodell has died

While the Deflategate court battle is still playing out, the NFL lost a battle on another front Tuesday; control of their social media. The league’s @NFL Twitter account was hacked, and sent out a somewhat convincing-looking tweet stating that commissioner Roger Goodell had died. The league appeared to regain control of its account pretty quickly and delete the rogue tweet, but...
Via Awful Announcing
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Goodell death hoax pops up after NFL Twitter account hack

The NFL had its official Twitter account hacked on Tuesday, and the result was a Roger Goodell death hoax. A tweet that got nearly 2,000 retweets in the short time it was live claimed that Goodell had passed away. Deadspin captured a screenshot: Multiple reports quickly surfaced assuring folks the NFL commissioner is alive and well, but that didn’t stop the hackers from having...
Via Larry Brown Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Fan Takes Photo With Roger Goodell, Flips NFL Commissioner Off

Jim Podanoffsky lived out plenty of New England Patriots fans’ dream. Since Roger Goodell launched a huge investigation into Deflategate and suspended Tom Brady four games after investigator Ted Wells found it was “more probable than not” that the quarterback was involved in deflating footballs during the 2014 AFC Championship Game, the NFL commissioner has not been well liked...
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Patriots fan flips the bird while posing for photo with Roger Goodell (pic)

Given his integral role in the seemingly endless Deflategate drama, it’s hardly surprising that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is considered Public Enemy No. 1 by New England Patriots fans, not to mention Boston-area sports fans as a whole. But it takes a special kind of person to seize upon an opportunity to express Patriots fans’ collective distaste for Goodell while posing...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: New England Patriots Fan Flips Off Roger Goodell During Photo Op

The relationship between the fans of the New England Patriots and the commissioner of the NFL, Roger Goodell, is poor, at best.  Of course, this stems from Deflategate and how Goodell has acted against the team’s star quarterback, Tom Brady, who is currently suspended for the first four games of the 2016 season.  So, it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise when we tell you...
Via College Spun
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Goodell pushing to keep Raiders in Oakland

Roger Goodell threw some ice cold water on the Raiders to Las Vegas talk when he pushed Oakland mayor Libby Schaaf to consider a new stadium proposal, which is being spearheaded by Ronnie Lott and Rodney Peete. The San Francisco Chronicle‘s Matier & Ross are reporting Schaaf will be meeting with the investment group next week. Lott and Peete are the public faces of a local...
Via Sportsnaut
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Over 100,000 register for tickets to Texans-Raiders Mexico City game

The NFL’s 2016 schedule includes one game this season that will be played at Mexico’s Estadio Azteca, when the Oakland Raiders will play host to the Houston Texans. With the matchup still six months away, it looks to be a very popular. According to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, 110,000 people have already registered to obtain tickets to watch the game live on Monday, Nov...
Via Sportsnaut
29 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Los Angeles Rams 'Hard Knocks' trailer

The Rams have it going on in 2016. From a splashy new Los Angeles location to a brand new quarterback in Jared Goff, Southern California must brace itself for the exciting arrival of the previously fledgling franchise. .@HBO's #HardKnocks: Training Camp with the @RamsNFL.OFFICIAL TRAILER! — NFL (@NFL) May 12, 2016 Appropriately themed with a beach...
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May 12, 2016  |  Discuss

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