Roger Goodell is the worst, a nothingburger who rose to power on his daddy's good name, a sort of Commissioner Fredo whose legacy thus far is two self-destructive labor fights, some owner collusion, and ceaseless bullshit about the sanctity of the game. We've spent a lot of time writing about all these things, but sometimes pictures can be more powerful than words, particularly when those pictures are carefully selected to be as unflattering as possible. With that in mind, we present the following gallery of photos that have accompanied our stories about the commissioner:
Mar. 16, 2011: Roger Goodell Almost Certainly Fell Asleep In A Tanning Bed Before This ESPN Interview
Sept. 8, 2011: Roger Goodell Is Shifting Liability Onto The Help
Sept. 30, 2011: Roger Goodell Has Reviewed Roger Goodell's Decision On Terrelle Pryor And Ruled In Roger Goodell's Favor
March 6, 2012: The Real Outrage Of The Saints Bounty Scandal
March 28, 2012: Why Can't Roger Goodell Go One Day Without Lying?
May 22, 2012: The NFL Wins Because The NFL Always Wins
June, 17 2012: Anthony Hargrove's Agent Blasts The NFL For "Semantics-Gate"
Sept. 6, 2012: Roger Goodell's Sanctimonious Pledge To "Make Everything Safer, Including Our Military"
Sept. 23, 2012: NFLPA Executive Committee Absolutely Kills NFL Owners And Roger Goodell For Locking Out Officials