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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell holds a press conference on October 8, 2014 in New York City. Goodell addressed the media at the conclusion of the annual Fall league meeting in the wake of a string of high-profile incidents, including the domestic violence case of Ray Rice. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NFL, Union Discuss Personal Conduct Policy

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and players’ union chief DeMaurice Smith agreed to continue discussing changes to the league’s personal conduct policy following a four-hour session in New York on Tuesday.

10/14/2014

Safety C.J. Spillman #27 of the San Francisco 49ers looks on during warmups prior to the game against the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field on December 24, 2011 in Seattle, Washington. (credit: Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Cowboys’ C.J. Spillman Subject Of Reported Sex Assault

Dallas Cowboys special teams player C.J. Spillman is under investigation but hasn’t been arrested or charged after a report of an alleged sexual assault at the team hotel last month.

10/01/2014

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Former Track And Field Star Looks To Take On NFL’s Domestic Violence Issues

A former track and field star looks to take on the urgent and daunting task of correcting the NFL’s issues with domestic violence.

10/01/2014

Commissioner Roger Goodell Press Conference

Roger Goodell Breaks His Silence; Players ‘Boo’ Commissioner

Roger Goodell finally spoke out for the first time in nine days about the state of the NFL in the wake of a turbulent week and a half.

09/19/2014

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TTYM: Goodell Is Goofed, Harden Can’t Dance And New Lingerie Leaguers?

Here are five amusing events moments in sports this week.

09/19/2014

Inside linebacker C.J. Mosley #57 of the Baltimore Ravens is tackled after recovering a fumble by tight end Heath Miller #83 of the Pittsburgh Steelers at M&T Bank Stadium on September 11, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Five Things: Steelers Vs. Ravens Thursday Night Roundup

For just the second time in the past 11 regular-season games between Pittsburgh and Baltimore, the outcome was decided by more than a field goal, as the Ravens crushed the Steelers 26-6 last night at home.

09/12/2014

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NFL Commissioner Goodell Under Fire Over Rice Video Scandal

Former Baltimore Ravens star Ray Rice is not the only one feeling the backlash of a video release of his physically abusive behavior to his then-fiance in an elevator — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is fealing the heat as well.

09/10/2014

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Twitter Reacts To Ravens Releasing Ray Rice

Here is how players, sports pros and regular folks reacted to Ray Rice’s suspension on Twitter.

09/08/2014

Josh Gordon #12 of the Cleveland Browns warms up prior to the start of the preseason game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on August 9, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Browns 13-12 in a preseason game. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Keidel: Josh Gordon And NFL Policy

It seems we’ve jumped into the pool of relativism since we got wind of Josh Gordon’s season-long suspension for marijuana use. You have the indignant faction that can’t believe someone who smokes weed gets a year while Ray Rice skates with a two-game suspension

08/29/2014

Oakland Raiders v Baltimore Ravens

Raiders Owner Has No Plans To Sign Lease Extension With Oakland After 2014 Season

With the lack of efforts with the city of Oakland renovating the 48-yer-old stadium O Co., owner of the Raiders Mark Davis will not sign a lease after the 2014 season.

08/14/2014

Running back Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens addresses a news conference with his wife Janay (not pictured) at the Ravens training center on May 23, 2014 in Owings Mills, Maryland. Rice spoke publicly for the first time since facing felony assault charges stemming from a February incident involving Janay at an Atlantic City casino. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Keidel: Rice Regrets, The World Forgets

No matter what Ray Rice said yesterday, it can’t change what he did or the near-universal perception that aristocrats get more chances than we do. But Rice made one refreshing statement: His wife could do no wrong.

08/01/2014

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5 Places I’d Like To See The NFL Draft

The NFL just announced that the NFL Draft will not be held at Radio City Music Hall in New York City next year. Here is my list of places that I’d like to see the NFL Draft.

07/18/2014

Johnny Manziel (credit: Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: Pro Football Meets Johnny Football

All eyes and iPhones were on Johnny Manziel, who squirmed in his seat for 21 picks before landing in the wasteland we call Cleveland. He forced a smile and his signature salutation, rubbing his thumb and forefinger, a metaphor for counting his cash.

05/09/2014

Running back Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Keidel: Ray Rice Another Crack In NFL Shield

Even by the pro athlete’s subterranean standards, the Ray Rice video was shocking. He made no effort to heal or cradle or care for his unconscious fiancee.

02/21/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Keidel: NFL Mansions And Expansions

Forever high on hubris, the sport is pondering extra games, playoff teams, and new franchises, perhaps in London or Los Angeles. And it feels like all are in the name of profit, not principle.

02/07/2014

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