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Video: Adam Silver weighs in on Roger Goodell's handling of recent issues

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has dealt with a lot of scrutiny recently for how he handled the Ray Rice situation. But NBA commissioner Adam Silver is not one of those critics. TMZ Sports recently tracked down Silver as he was leaving a building in New York City, and he voiced his...
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Gloria Allred: NFL Ignored Victim Who Accused Brandon Marshall Of Domestic Violence

Brandon Marshall’s domestic violence allegations are back in the spotlight. Celebrity lawyer Gloria Allred held a press conference Wednesday afternoon in Atlanta where she blasted the NFL and commissioner Roger Goodell for their mishandling of domestic-violence cases, and specifically for ignoring previous complaints filed against Marshall dating back to 2006. Allred appeared...
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#GoodellMustGo Banner Will Make A Return For Thursday Night’s Falcons-Bucs Game

Roger Goodell has (rightly) had a rough couple of weeks and it doesn’t appear that the calls for his job are going to recede anytime soon. UltraViolet, a women’s advocacy group, plans to fly a banner over the Georgia Dome for Thursday night’s football game between the Atlanta Falcons and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. This past Sunday, UltraViolet flew similar banners over four...
Via Next Impulse Sports
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Domestic violence allegations emerge against Marshall

Yet another shot has been fired at NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. Attorney Gloria Allred called an impromptu press conference to announce that Brandon Marshall’s assaulted his former girlfriend Rasheeda Watley. Watley’s friend Kristeena Spivey reported says she reported the assault to Goodell. Goodell allegedly said he would investigate the claim, but he never did. So Spivey...
Via No Guts, No Glory
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NFL Fans Use Photoshopped CoverGirl Ad to Call Out Goodell

NFL fans are still coming for Roger Goodell’s head on a platter and it doesn’t look like it will let up any time soon. A photoshopped CoverGirl ad has started to make its way around the net that promotes the boycott of Roger Goodell as well as CoverGirl. We should also note that CoverGirl is the official “beauty sponsor” of the NFL. Photoshopped pic of @COVERGIRL ad to support...
Via Geeks and Cleats
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Shocking Photoshop Of CoverGirl Ad Takes Aim At Roger Goodell (Photo)

Roger Goodell’s future as NFL commissioner remains uncertain, but protestors are doing everything they can to make sure it’s not very bright. Activists recently doctored a CoverGirl advertisement that was part of an NFL ad campaign featuring women with makeup representing their team’s colors by adding a bruised eye on a woman sporting Baltimore Ravens makeup to make her look...
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‘Goodell Must Go’ Banner Flies Over MetLife Stadium Prior To Giants Game (Photo)

Last week was a rough one for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, and one group used the big stage that is NFL Sunday to get one more dig in at the league’s top executive. Goodell has been under fire for a week now as issues centering around domestic violence and child abuse have taken center stage. The commissioner was criticized for his handling of the Ray Rice situation, and that...
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WATCH: Hannah Storm's passionate take on the NFL

ESPN anchor Hannah Storm gave an emotional signoff on “SportsCenter,” as she questioned the NFL’s handling of the Ray Rice crisis and it’s stand on domestic violence.  “If the NFL and the Ravens had to see that video to be moved to significant action, should those who support the league demand the same?” Storm asked. “To see action? To see change before believing...
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There will be “Goodell must go” banners above three NFL stadiums

Roger Goodell is essentially the CEO of the NFL. And when someone in that position approaches a serious issue like domestic abuse with blatant negligence, the result is confusion at first, and then anger. A whole lot of anger. And at three stadiums today it will be quite visible. Ultraviolet, a women’s advocacy organization, will fly planes over three NFL stadiums prior to today’s...
Via This Given Sunday
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Reports conflict on if Goodell knew Ray Rice punched fiancee

The evidence in the Ray Rice case seems pretty straightforward. A video released by this week clearly shows the former Baltimore Ravens running back punching his then-fiancee, Janay Palmer, in an Atlantic City elevator. What is far less clear, however, is who knew of Rice’s actions, and when they knew it. The latter issue has landed NFL commissioner Roger Goodell...
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