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Roger Goodell Pens Letter To NFL Teams, Believes 'Everyone Should Stand'

In an effort to end the ongoing debate around standing or kneeling during the national anthem prior to NFL games, Commissioner Roger Goodell wrote a letter to team executives saying the league needs “to move past this controversy” and that a plan for doing so would be discussed at a league meeting next week. Goodell […]

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Ezekiel Elliott’s suspension appeal won’t be heard by Roger Goodell

Roger Goodell had the option of hearing Ezekiel Elliott’s appeal of his six-game suspension himself or appointing a designee. He’s going with the latter. Harold Henderson will make the decision on behalf of the league, the league announced Wednesday. Henderson will hear Elliott’s appeal on Aug. 29, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Elliott was issued […]

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Roger Federer Wins Record Eighth Wimbledon Title

LONDON, July 16 (Reuters) – Behind Roger Federer’s artistry and charm lies a ruthless streak of razor-edged steel which surfaced again on Sunday as he thrashed suffering Marin Cilic 6-3 6-1 6-4 to secure a record eighth men’s Wimbledon singles title. The incomparable Swiss turned his 11th Wimbledon final into a procession as tearful seventh […]