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Thursday, November 26, 2015

Articles tagged: Roger Goodell

Roger Goodell announces NFL will appeal Tom Brady decision

The NFL has no intention of letting Deflategate die in the immediate future. Shortly after U.S. District Court Judge Berman vacated Tom Brady’s four game suspension, Roger Goodell issued a statement confirming the league will appeal the ruling. “We are grateful to Judge Berman for hearing this matter, but respectfully disagree with today’s decision. We…Read More

Tom Brady court sketch memes take over the Internet

Somehow, the whole Deflategate saga just managed to get even more farcical. And it’s all thanks to a courtroom sketch artist’s, errr… less-than-flattering depiction of Patriots quarterback Tom Brady at his court appearance on Wednesday. Brady and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell were on hand at a New York courthouse for the first federal hearing in…Read More

Roger Goodell booed, called ‘liar’ on way into court (Video)

Tom Brady has been forced to fight the NFL and his Deflategate suspension from behind enemy lines, but that didn’t stop New England Patriots fans from showing up to support him in New York on Wednesday. And by support Brady, we mean bash Roger Goodell enthusiastically. As you can see from the video above that…Read More

Judge destroys NFL in first Tom Brady Deflategate hearing

Tom Brady and the NFL Players Association have seemingly won their first battle in court against the NFL, though the war rages on. Brady’s legal team and the NFL met in front of U.S. District Court Judge Richard Berman on Wednesday, with Berman’s obvious goal being to push the two sides toward a settlement. While…Read More

Roger Goodell defers to Ted Wells on question about false PSI report

Roger Goodell held a press conference on Tuesday afternoon, during which he danced around a bunch of questions and basically answered nothing. There was no better example of that than when he was asked about the false report that kicked off Deflategate back in January. Ben Volin of The Boston Globe noted that the NFL…Read More

Roger Goodell concluded Tom Brady was more than ‘generally aware’ of Deflategate

Roger Goodell has publicly applauded the work that so-called “independent” investigator Ted Wells did with Deflategate, but did the NFL commissioner draw his own conclusions beyond those reached by the multimillion-dollar investigation? In its legal brief submitted to U.S. District Judge Richard Berman on Friday night, the NFL argued that Tom Brady’s four-game suspension is…Read More

Roger Goodell bursts out laughing over ‘that Brady thing’ (Video)

Former NFL general manager Ron Wolf received his gold jacket on Thursday night in advance of his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. At one point during the ceremony, Wolf ran into Roger Goodell. Naturally, Deflategate came up. NFL Network microphones caught Wolf telling Goodell, “Way to go on that Brady thing.” Goodell…Read More

NFLPA wanted Tom Brady appeal transcript released, NFL declined

Before Tom Brady took his four-game suspension to federal court, the NFL Players Association and the NFL agreed to keep the transcript from Brady’s appeal hearing sealed. Now that a judge has ordered that the documents be released to the public, it’s obvious why the league would have rather kept them a secret. As Phil…Read More

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