As far as major sports commissioners who rule over their league with the heavy handedness of an authoritarian father figure go, it doesn't get much worse that Roger Goodell. Naturally, we've had a lot to say about him.
Not only was Goodell a narc in high school, but he's apparently PROUD of it! Read »
Tagliabue's write-up reveals, carefully and methodically, that Goodell ignored league precedent during the bounty probe. Read »
The referee lockout was nominally about retirement benefits, but in fact it was a struggle over what it means to be a worker or an employer under our dyspeptic yet triumphal contemporary brand of capitalism. Read »
Goodell is a fraud, someone who has spent his career diving under his father's halo in the hopes that some of the light will shine on his dumbass, too. Read »
Roger Goodell's solution to this disaster won't be to pay the refs-God fucking forbid-but to send out another stern "note" and handing out more fines and suspensions. Read »
Sometimes pictures can be more powerful than words, particularly when those pictures are carefully selected to be as unflattering as possible. Read »