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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

Minnesota Vikings running back, Adrian Peterson attends the Miami Heat game against the Houston Rockets at the Toyota Center March 4, 2014 in Houston, Texas. (Source: Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Peterson To Plead Not Guilty To Child Abuse Charge

A spokeswoman for Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson’s attorney said Tuesday the NFL player plans to plead not guilty to a child abuse charge during his first court appearance in Texas since his indictment last month.

10/07/2014

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Cardinals’ Dwyer Pleads Not Guilty To Hitting Wife

Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer pleaded not guilty on Monday to aggravated assault after being accused of assaulting his wife during two arguments at their Phoenix apartment.

10/06/2014

National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell speaks during a press conference on September 19, 2014 inside the New York Hilton Midtown in New York City. (Source: Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Roger Goodell Visits Domestic Violence Hotline Center

Facing criticism about the handling of recent abuse cases, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell spent three hours Saturday night visiting the headquarters of the National Domestic Violence Hotline and getting an up-close look at the realities victims face.

09/28/2014

Cameron Wake of Miami Dolphins (L) poses for a photo with Menelik Watson of Oakland Raiders during a NFL Media Day at Wembley Stadium, on July 16, 2014 in London, England. (Source: Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images)

Raiders Arrive In London While Dolphins Wait To Travel

With everyone trying to pretend this is just a normal week of practice, perhaps the best plan of action for the Oakland Raiders is to embrace the abnormality of being in London, and hope something positive happens.

09/24/2014

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 talks during a press conference at the Hilton Hotel on September 19, 2014 in New York City.  (Source: Elsa/Getty Images)

Goodell Meets 11 Former Players To Discuss NFL Conduct

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and chief assistant Troy Vincent have met with 11 former NFL players to discuss ways to improve the league’s personal conduct policy.

09/23/2014

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at a press conference during the NBA Summer League on July 15, 2014 at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Source: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Silver: NBA Will Review Domestic Violence Policies

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Monday his league will “take a fresh look” at its domestic violence procedures in the wake of the NFL’s rash of incidents.

09/22/2014

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman speaks during the first round of the 2014 NHL Draft at the Wells Fargo Center on June 27, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Source: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bettman Says NHL Proactive About Off-Ice Conduct

Amid the NFL’s domestic violence scandals, Gary Bettman says the NHL has been proactive about off-ice conduct.

09/22/2014

Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti looks on from the field against the San Francisco 49ers during Super Bowl XLVII at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on February 3, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Source: Harry How/Getty Images)

Ravens’ Owner Bisciotti Refutes Rice Case Accusations

Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti criticized a report that suggests he and other team officials tried to persuade the NFL to be lenient on Ray Rice after the running back was arrested for knocking out his then-fiancee in an Atlantic City elevator.)

09/22/2014

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