The NFL’s regular officiating crews are back. Their return couldn’t have come soon enough for many players, coaches and fans.
So long, replacement refs. The NFL’s regular crews will be back on the field starting Thursday night.
The long, somewhat-overblown national nightmare that’s been the referee lockout appears headed to a conclusion.
Here’s something that you don’t hear sports media types say very often.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell couldn’t help but notice a great deal of optimism and confidence that the Detroit Lions are moving in the right direction when he visited their training camp.
In a conference room down the hall from his office, Roger Goodell played the role of running back while a youth coach demonstrated the safest way to tackle.
“We gotta learn from the mistakes that were made this off-season and move on and come together as a team to make sure they don’t happen again,” Stafford said.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league has met with the players’ union and teams about what can be done after a series of offseason arrests.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has sent a memo to all club personnel — not just players — about the danger of driving while impaired. The memo was called “Responsibility and Safety.”
I suppose that the Roger Goodell critics will complain that he was trying to send a message with his harsh penalties that came down today in the wake of the Saints bounty scandal.