PFT is reporting that the NFL is going to appeal. And that Hardy is considering his options
We know one thing for sure, he didn't punch any coaches or sleep with any of their daughters!
Very good point. However, someone is both pushing and advising Goodell to take certain steps to accomplish what the owners want. He could have held as
A subtle shot but very effective........"a heralded independent investigation".....funny.
(S.D.N.Y. 2007). As co-lead investigator
That ain't a good sign!
I'm seeing the Leos at 9-7.
Bears at 4-12.
Vikies at 10-6 or 11-5.
People in power are typically assholes. Seems about right.
This is a classic good-cop bad-cop routine from the NFL and that Pats. The Pats organization is sticking up for the players, while the big bad NFL central
That sounded like any other rebuke from any other judge in any other case to me too. I'm about half way through the actual decision and judge Berman
I know they're common. Doesn't make them right.
I don't think Doty's comments were of an uncommon variety at all. Have you ever been in court with a PO'd judge? They'll let you know exactly how they
Goodell is still bringing in the $ to the NFL in record amounts. So I don't think the owners are going to do squat until the trough starts having less
I don't think people are, I know I'm not. My post above was all about abuse of power, nothing to do with actual events.
Court cost go both ways. The union spent about as much money as the league, I'd guess.
As for how much you think I dislike the Patriots,
man, goodell just got bitched slapped
and then he appeals it, making sure it drags on for even longer
the owners HAVE to be
You do raise some good points although I'm not sure of your last point. Instead of increasingly harsh penalties I think the owners are going to voluntarily
What is nuts is how poorly the league botched this entire mess from day one. All they had to do was give Brady a one game suspension and a fine and that
The NFL does not enforce every rule they have on the books. Technically, it's specifically prohibited in the rules to punch a ball in player possession.
Doty is simply observant....and the court of Goodell's own choosing in New York observed the same thing. He writes his own labor laws.
Blanchard's fate was sealed when we drafted Hundley. He we not drafted that young man from UCLA Blanchard would have been an intriguing developmental