Roger goodell

Open Field
What Are They Doing About It?
What Are They Doing About It?
Roger Goodell has promised that the NFL is committed to stopping domestic violence. More than two weeks after the release of the second Ray Rice video, this is where the league is going from here
By Jenny Vrentas
Tuesday Mailbag
The Week 3 Mailbag
The Week 3 Mailbag
As the NFL continues to play catch-up on player conduct, here's the next step for Roger Goodell. Plus, the problem with Trent Richardson, a way to help officials keep pace with speed of game and an open invitation for players to cheat
By Peter King
Open Field
Questions Unanswered as the Focus Shifts
Questions Unanswered as the Focus Shifts
Roger Goodell's much anticipated (and much overdue) press conference delivered little substance. Meanwhile, a new report has shifted focus from Park Avenue to Baltimore
By Peter King
Open Field
League Discipline and Legal Reality
League Discipline and Legal Reality
As it reels from one decision to the next, the NFL and its teams are finding out just how hard it is to come up with a consistent and coherent policy of punishment for players beyond the justice system
Business of Football
It Goes Beyond Goodell
It Goes Beyond Goodell
The commissioner is taking the brunt of the blame for mishandling the Ray Rice discipline. But as with all Personal Conduct Policy matters, there were other factors, and other people, influencing the league's decision
By Andrew Brandt
Open Field
It’s Past Time, Commissioner
It’s Past Time, Commissioner
If the NFL is going to make good on promises to address its domestic violence problem it must act now, and it's time for Roger Goodell to come out of hiding and answer to his critics
By Peter King
The Conscience
Hubris and Hogwash
Hubris and Hogwash
Mark Cuban was scoffed and sneered at for warning the NFL about the perils of arrogance. His words now look prophetic as the mighty league has been made vulnerable by player misdeeds and the failures of leadership
By Don Banks
Open Field
Due Process and Double Standards
Due Process and Double Standards
Why are the Vikings treating Adrian Peterson differently than they did Chris Cook, Caleb King, A.J. Jefferson and Erin Henderson? Because you’ve probably never heard of them
By Robert Klemko
Tuesday Mailbag
The Week 2 Mailbag
The Week 2 Mailbag
Readers respond to the question: Do you still like football? Plus, discussion about reviewable plays, the Rams-Bucs ending and an overlooked goat of the week
By Peter King
Game Plan
The Game Goes On
The Game Goes On
With the Ray Rice incident hanging over Thursday night's Steelers-Ravens matchup, fans arrived at M&T Bank Stadium feeling conflicted ... until the pads started popping. Plus, the best game of Week 2 and nine more things to watch
By Peter King