Articles Tagged with nfl

Rice Rant From A Non-Sports Guy With Two Daughters

Ray Rice, Roger Goodell, Todd Kincannon -- who's the bigger scum bag?

USA Today says NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is “embattled,” and with the allegation that a DVD showing Ray Rice knocking out his then-fiance in a casino elevator was sent to the NFL offices months ago, has heat on him “like never before.” The commish says he never saw the video until Monday, and he knows… Read more »

UPDATE: Greg Hardy Deactivated By the Panthers, Will NOT Play Against Lions

Panthers Deactivate Greg Hardy At The Last Minute

Despite reports last night to the contrary, the Panthers announced today that they have in fact deactivated Greg Hardy in light of the recent domestic violence scandal surrounding him. Hardy, who was convicted of beating and threatening to kill his girlfriend this past July, is currently awaiting trial by jury regarding the incident. Greg Hardy… Read more »

Drumbeat To Have Condoleeza Rice Replace Roger Goodell Intensifies

Condoleeze Rice could replace Roger Goodell

Could Condoleeza Rice be the person that finally saves the NFL from itself? The drumbeat to draft the former National Security Advisor is starting to get louder and louder as more NFL officials voice their displeasure with Roger Goodell. At the heart of the issue is the way Goodell handled the Ray Rice situation, and… Read more »

Tom Brady Will Face Former Protege For First Time On Sunday

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Tom Brady looked an awful lot like the 37-year-old quarterback he actually is in his team’s first game of the 2014 season. This week, the superstar signal caller will get to face off against the man who once replaced him when the New England Patriots go up against the Minnesota Vikings and Matt Cassel. If… Read more »

Adrian Peterson Indicted For Beating 4-Year-Old Son Violently With Belt

Adrian Peterson

Adrian Peterson, Minnesota Viking’s star running back, has been arrested by Texas police over allegations of reckless and negligent injury to a child, his child. According to ABC News, Peterson apparently beat his son so hard with a belt that the child suffered injuries over a majority of his body, some of them pretty nasty… Read more »

3 Things To Do With Your Ray Rice Jersey

What to do with your Ray Rice jersey.

Since Ray Rice was dismissed from the NFL after the video of him assaulting his then-fiance on an elevator was released, many former fans may find themselves conflicted about what to do with their Ravens #27 jerseys. If your jersey now represents, to you, domestic violence, you may be trying to decide whether to burn… Read more »

Ex-FBI Director Robert Mueller To Investigate NFL’s Ray Rice Case

Robert Mueller Hired NFL Ray Rice

Ex-FBI director Robert Mueller will investigate the NFL’s pursuit and handling of the case against Ray Rice. The decision comes after a report Wednesday that a league executive received videotape evidence of Rice’s domestic violence incident five months before it became public. USA Today reports that New York Giants owner John Mara and Pittsburgh Steelers… Read more »

‘Madden NFL 15’: Ray Rice Removed By EA Sports Over Violent Video

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Madden NFL 15 gamers won’t be seeing Ray Rice any longer. EA Sports, the maker of the football video game, is removing the troubled Baltimore Ravens player from its format after the National Football League suspended Rice Monday when a troubling video surfaced of Ray allegedly punching and knocking out his wife, Janay Rice (formerly… Read more »

Keith Olbermann Calls For Termination of New Jersey District Attorney, Ravens Head Coach And NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell

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Last night, Keith Olbermann called for the terminations of a New Jersey District Attorney, the head coach of the Baltimore Ravens and National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell on his ESPN2 show according to Deadline. “We begin tonight with the unavoidable and simple truth that intentionally, or by neglect, the Atlantic County, New Jersey District… Read more »

The NFL and Crime: Ray Lewis Got A Statue. What Will Ray Rice Get?

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The Baltimore Ravens honored now-retired linebacker Ray Lewis last week with a nine-foot-tall statue in front of M&T Bank Stadium, yards away from a statue of Baltimore Colts legend, Johnny Unitas. Lewis, who played on two championship teams for the Ravens and made the pro bowl 13 times in his long career, was on hand… Read more »