Brian Flores’ Lawyer Tells Judge It’s ‘Unconscionable’ For NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell To Arbitrate SuitA lawyer for a Brian Flores, who is suing the league over alleged racist hiring practices, told a judge Monday that arbitration is the wrong way to resolve the lawsuit in part because NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell would be the arbitrator.
2022 NFL Draft: Miami Dolphins Select 2 Linebackers, 1 Wide Receiver & 1 QBThe Miami Dolphins selected wide receiver Erik Ezukanma, from Texas Tech with their 125th overall pick in the 4th round of the 2022 NFL Draft on Saturday.
Miami Dolphins Select LB Channing Tindall With The 102nd Overall Pick In The 2022 NFL DraftThe Miami Dolphins selected Channing Tindall in the 3rd round, 102nd overall, in the 2022 NFL Draft Friday night.
NFL Plays Defense Against Black Coaches Discriminaton SuitIn the letter released in advance of an initial hearing before a Manhattan federal judge, the NFL said it will either ask that the claims by Flores and the other coaches be forced into arbitration or be dismissed without a trial because they lack legal merit.
Pittsburgh Steelers QB Dwayne Haskins: What We Know & What We Don't Know About His DeathPittsburgh Steelers quarterback Dwayne Haskins died when he was struck by a dump truck Saturday morning, as he tried to cross I-595 on foot, authorities said.
NFL Owners Approve Rule Change For OT In PlayoffsBeginning this season, if the team possessing the ball first in overtime scores a touchdown on that series, the opponent still gets a possession. In recent seasons, that touchdown would have ended the game.
NFL Requiring All Of Its Teams Hire A Minority Or Female Offensive Assistant CoachThe league also says its Rooney Rule, requiring every team to interview at least two external minority candidates for open head coaching positions, will expand to provide more opportunities for women to secure front office roles.
NFL Creates New Diversity Committee After Brian Flores LawsuitThe NFL has created a new diversity advisory committee to review its hiring policies and practices with a "focus on senior-level coach and front office personnel positions."
Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin Says He Didn’t Hire Brian Flores Out Of SympathyMike Tomlin did not hire Brian Flores as an assistant coach with the Pittsburgh Steelers out of sympathy for the former Miami Dolphins head coach.
Former UM Players Hoping To Impress Teams At NFL CombineNational Football League prospects came to the NFL combine in Indianapolis looking for a Hollywood ending. Their dreams of making it to the league are closer and closer to coming true.
Former Miami Dolphins Head Coach Brian Flores Says ‘Race Played A Role In My Firing’"I think race played a role in my firing," Flores said. "What I mean by that is, there were things I was asked to do. There were conversations that were had. I was made out to be a difficult person to work with. I think my white counterparts wouldn't have been asked to do the things I was asked to do."
Former Dolphins Head Coach Brian Flores Hired By Pittsburgh SteelersFormer Miami Dolphins head coach Brian Flores has been hired by the Pittsburgh Steelers as a senior defensive assistant and linebacker coach.
NFL Hires Prominent Law Firm To Fend Off Brian Flores Discrimination LawsuitA law firm that includes former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch has been hired by the NFL to defend it and its teams in former Miami Dolphins head coach Brian Flores' race discrimination lawsuit.
Commissioner Roger Goodell: NFL Has Fallen Short Ensuring Head Coaching Opportunities For Black & Minority CandidatesGoodell's remarks follow a federal class-action lawsuit filed last week by former Miami Dolphins head coach Brian Flores – who accuses the league, along with three NFL franchises, of alleged racial discrimination.
Dolphins Fans Cautiously Optimistic With Hiring Of New Head Coach Mike McDanielWhile the fanbase is pretty loyal, win or lose, new Dolphins head coach Mike McDaniel has people excited even before the draft or preseason.