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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell wants to hear directly from New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in the appeal of his 4-game suspension following the findings of the Deflategate scandal.  (Source: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Goodell Wants To Hear Directly From Brady In Appeal

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Wednesday it’s his responsibility to hear directly from New England quarterback Tom Brady in his appeal of his four-game suspension in the deflated footballs case.

05/21/2015

New England Patriots Quarterback Tom Brady talks to the media during a press conference to address the under inflation of footballs used in the AFC championship game at Gillette Stadium on January 22, 2015 in Foxboro, Massachusetts.  (Source: Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Deadline Looms For Brady’s Appeal Of 4-Game Suspension

Tom Brady’s challenge to his four-game suspension by the NFL is set to begin.

05/14/2015

Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots reacts against the Seattle Seahawks during Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Source: Elsa/Getty Images)

Brady To Appeal ‘Ridiculous’ Four-Game Ban

Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are preparing for a fight.

05/12/2015

Dion Jordan of the Oregon Ducks holds up a jersey on stage after he was picked #3 overall by the Miami Dolphins in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 25, 2013 in New York City.  (Source: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Jordan Apologizes To Dolphins, Says He Will Finish College

Life surely hasn’t gone the way Dion Jordan envisioned when he was a top pick in the 2013 NFL Draft.

04/29/2015

Commissioner Roger Goodell holds a press conference on October 8, 2014 in New York City. Goodell addressed the media at the conclusion of the annual Fall league meeting in the wake of a string of high-profile incidents, including the domestic violence case of Ray Rice. (Source: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NFL Owners Approve New Personal Conduct Policy

NFL owners unanimously approved changes to the league personal conduct policy Wednesday, but Commissioner Roger Goodell will retain authority to rule on appeals.

12/10/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell holds a press conference on October 8, 2014 in New York City. Goodell addressed the media at the conclusion of the annual Fall league meeting in the wake of a string of high-profile incidents, including the domestic violence case of Ray Rice.  (Source: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

NFL, Union To Discuss Personal Conduct Policy

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and players’ union chief DeMaurice Smith will meet Tuesday to discuss the league’s personal conduct policy.

10/14/2014

Running back Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens pauses while addressing a news conference with his wife Janay at the Ravens training center on May 23, 2014 in Owings Mills, Maryland. (Source: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

NFLPA Hires Investigator To Handle Ray Rice Case

The NFL players’ union has hired former federal prosecutor Richard Craig Smith to oversee its investigation into the Ray Rice domestic violence case.

09/24/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks  at the Rose Theater, at Lincoln Center in New York City.  (Source: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

NFL Increases Domestic Violence Ban To 6 Weeks

Acknowledging he “didn’t get it right” with a two-game suspension for Ravens running back Ray Rice, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced tougher penalties for players accused of domestic violence, including six weeks for a first offense and at least a year for a second.

08/29/2014

HOUSTON - SEPTEMBER 26:  Tackle Eric Winston #73 of the Houston Texans locks up with defensive end Jason Hatcher #97 of the Dallas Cowboys during the fourth quarter at Reliant Stadium on September 26, 2010 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Ex-UM Tackle Elected Pres. Of NFLPA

Former University of Miami standout tackle Eric Winston was elected the new president of the National Football League Players Association Wednesday.

CBS Miami–03/19/2014

Richie Incognito (middle) and Jonathan Martin (right). (Source: CBS4)

Report: Richie Incognito Receiving Treatment

A person familiar with the situation says embattled former Miami Dolphins guard Richie Incognito is receiving treatment in the wake of the team’s bullying scandal.

03/01/2014

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