Roger Goodell

Super Bowl 50 Weekend: Steelers Friday Night Five Questions

Happy Friday to all of you. Super Bowl 50 weekend is finally here. I am looking forward to a Super Bowl this year dominated by solid defensive play and find myself rooting for the Carolina Panthers to beat the Denver Broncos. One year from today, Super Bowl LI will take…


Roger Goodell Wants To See Players Ejected For Two Personal Fouls

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell answered quite a few questions Friday during his annual end of the season press conference and one of the main talking points I’m sure a lot of people will be discussing over the course of the next week will be him planning to propose to the competition committee…



Tomlin Respects Heyward’s Decision To Wear “Illegal” Eye Black

There’s been quite a bit of discussion about the league’s decision to fine Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Cameron Heyward for him choosing to honor his late father Craig “Iron Head” Heyward by writing the words “Iron” and “Head” on his eye black during games and those discussions aren’t going to…


Steelers Rapid Fire Conclusions: 2015 Week Two

Before a record-breaking crowd, the Pittsburgh Steelers made Heinz Field a field of dreams for their fans by crushing the San Francisco 49ers by a margin of 43-18. With offensive coordinator Todd Haley doing his best impression of Bruce Arians, it was bombs away for the Black and Gold in…


ESPN: Patriots Had ‘Scouting’ Library Including Notes On Multiple Steelers Games During Spygate Era

With the publication of an early morning exposé today, ESPN resurrected what for many had never actually gone away—the notion that the New England Patriots organization has a rampant history of “pushing the envelope” that goes back at least as far as Bill Belichick’s inaugural season as head coach. And…


2016 NFL Draft To Take Place In Chicago

The 2015 NFL Draft was held in Chicago this year and according to a Tuesday morning report by Adam Schefter of ESPN, that’s where the 2016 NFL Draft will also take place. Many believed that the league would start holding the annual selection of future players in other NFL cities…


James Harrison On Tom Brady Ruling: ‘That’s A Shame’

On Tuesday, the NFL decided to uphold the four-game suspension of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. While we still have a while to wait until we find out whether or not Brady will take his appeal to the higher courts, Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison, as you would expect,…



Steelers 2015 Training Camp: 5 Storylines To Watch Closely

On Saturday, the Pittsburgh Steelers will report to Latrobe for what will be the organization’s 50th training camp at Saint Vincent College. While it has been a relatively quiet offseason for the Steelers, there are still several main storylines to follow closely leading up to the start of the regular…


Goodell Says He’s Not Hearing Bell Appeal, Timetable Still Unknown

As training camp is fast approaching, the hope – and the thought – was Le’Veon Bell would have definitively known his status for the 2015 regular season. Four days out from players reporting and the Pittsburgh Steelers running back hasn’t had his appeal heard. And according to a tweet sent…


League Posts Record Profits In Spite Of Controversy And Ire

Through all of the controversies, the cries of hypocrisy, the accusations of corruption, and the threats of boycotting a game that no longer resembles what old school fans once called football, the fact of the matter is that the NFL is as popular and profitable as ever. In fact, the…


Report: Tom Brady, NFLPA, Will Challenge Any Suspension In Court

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said last week that a decision could come this week on the appeal of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, who is currently scheduled to miss the first four games of 2015 season after being suspended for his alleged role in Deflategate. According to a Wednesday…



Appeal Hearing For Patriots QB Tom Brady Begins Today

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is currently in New York City appealing his four game suspension, and that hearing is underway right now. Despite him being asked by the NFLPA to recuse himself from the proceedings, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is serving as the neutral arbitrator in Brady’s appeal. According…