NFL Says Peterson Must Wait For Review Process The NFL has formally begun a review of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson's case, for potential punishment under the league's personal conduct policy.
Bob Ryan Discussed The World Series, Relevance of BaseballFormer Boston Globe columnist Bob Ryan joined The B-Straw & Pauly G Show to discuss the World Series and if baseball can stay relevant. He also weighed in on Roger Goodell's handling of the situation with Ray Rice. Ryan is glad to see some of the changes in sports protocol on domestic violence.
NFL Owners United Behind Goodell...For Now
Florio Wonders If NFL Set Up Plausible DeniabilityMike Florio of <a href="http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/"><em>Profootballtalk.com</em></a> joins 'In The Loop' for Football Friday.
Arkush: NFL Would Be Weaker Without GoodellHub Arkush from Westwood One joined Mad Radio and they talked about Roger Goodell's press conference and should he resign, his thoughts on the Texans-Bills matchup, who has the best running back combo in the NFL, how surprised he is about Louis Nix's lost season, the Cowboys and Colts after three games.
The Great DistractionHow much of our frustration over the mishandling of this [Ray Rice] situation was directed at the Ravens front office? How much at the “incompetent” Goodell?
The NFL's Message Is Clear: "We Still Don't Get It"
TTYM: Goodell Is Goofed, Harden Can't Dance And New Lingerie Leaguers?Here are five amusing events moments in sports this week.
Roger Goodell: ‘The Same Mistakes Can Never Be Repeated’
Florio Thinks That The NFL Blackout Rules Are Shameful Mike florio of <a href="http://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/"><em>ProFootballtalk.com</em></a> joins 'In The Loop' for Football Friday.
Jimmy Johnson Thinks Goodell Should Remain CommisionerCoaching Legend Jimmy Johnson joins 'In The Loop'. Jimmy is receiving the ear Bryant Lifetime Achievement Award. We called him to congratulate him. While we had him we asked him about the current state of the NFL.
Watt: NFL Has Good Guys, Too
If You're Last, You're First; Texans Last In NFL In ArrestsThe NFL's worst week ever for off-field issues started with the release of the second Ray Rice video that left Commissioner Roger Goodell's competency and/or integrity in question. The week ended with the indictment and arrest of Adrian Peterson on child abuse charges. With so many issues swirling at once, there is a tendency to judge the entire league as criminals.
Former Coach: Adrian Peterson's Dad Was 'A Firm Disciplinarian'Minnesota Vikings star running back Adrian Peterson's booking on a child abuse charge Saturday has created another crisis for the embattled NFL, already derided for not responding strongly enough to acts of domestic violence by its players.
Five Things: Steelers Vs. Ravens Thursday Night RoundupFor just the second time in the past 11 regular-season games between Pittsburgh and Baltimore, the outcome was decided by more than a field goal, as the Ravens crushed the Steelers 26-6 last night at home.