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.
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.
Here is how players, sports pros and regular folks reacted to Ray Rice’s suspension on Twitter.
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
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.
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.
There are a lot of power brokers and people with influence in the NFL, those who determine what happens both on and off the field. Here’s a list of 10 people with great influence on the game.
The commissioner of the Federal Communications Commission says it’s time to repeal NFL television blackout rules.
I got a chance to have dinner with Josh Brent a few days ago, in advance of his meeting with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. I can tell Dallas Cowboys fans this: Josh went in feeling optimistic. He came out feeling optimistic.
Former Dallas Cowboy Defensive Tackle Josh Brent is scheduled to meet with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell today in an attempt to be reinstated to the league.
On Wednesday, former Dallas Cowboy Defensive Tackle Josh Brent will be meeting with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, as he continues to seek reinstatement to the league.
Former Cowboys defensive lineman Josh Brent will meet with NFL Commissioner Goodell on Thursday in an effort to get reinstated to the league following Brent’s conviction on intoxication manslaughter charges.