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NFL Analyst Charles Davis: League Is ‘Discombobulated’

NFL analyst Charles Davis doesn’t believe the NFL has handled the domestic abuse firestorm properly, but he also believes the failures have nothing to do with effort.

09/17/2014

Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens sits on the bench against the Dallas Cowboys in the first half of their preseason game in Arlington. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Union Appeals Rice’s Indefinite Suspension

The NFL players’ union appealed Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension Tuesday night. Rice was originally handed a two-game suspension in July under the NFL’s personal conduct policy after he was charged with assault.

09/16/2014

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Jerry Jones On Support For Goodell: ‘His Heart Is On The Game’

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones reiterated his support for Commissioner Roger Goodell, saying the criticism of the league can be used to improve the NFL.

09/16/2014

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Jones Supports NFL, Goodell’s Handling Of Rice Situation

Cowboys owner and GM Jerry Jones is standing behind embattled NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and believes an investigation into the commissioner’s handling of the controversial Ray Rice case will not result in discipline of Goodell.

09/12/2014

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

Ray Rice #27 of the Baltimore Ravens sits on the bench against the Dallas Cowboys in the first half of their preseason game in Arlington. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

NFL: Former FBI Director Will Investigate Ray Rice Case

The NFL says former FBI director Robert S. Mueller III will conduct a probe into how the NFL handled evidence as it investigated domestic violence claims against former Ravens running back Ray Rice.

09/10/2014

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AP Source: Law Enforcement Sent Copy of Rice Tape To NFL Exec In April

A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee to an NFL executive three months ago, while league officers have insisted they didn’t see the violent images until this week.

09/10/2014

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Jerry: NFL Getting Ray Rice Decision Right ‘Second Time Around’

Many have been critical of the NFL’s handling of the Ray Rice case and domestic violence. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones thinks the NFL has gotten it right — on the second try.

09/09/2014

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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

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NFL Introduces Tougher Penalties For Domestic Violence

In light of recent criticism, the NFL is taking an aggressive stance on domestic violence. First-time offenders will receive a 6-game ban. A second offense will result in a lifetime ban.

08/28/2014

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Experts Want To See NFL Act On Domestic Violence

Critics of the NFL’s arbitrary policy toward domestic violence point to the contrast between punishments and say it’s time for the league to crack down on players who hurt women.

08/27/2014

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