4 games is a steeper penalty than what was originally handed down to Ray Rice, from the NFL Commissioner.
ICYMI: Rice knocked his [now] wife unconscious in an elevator.
How do those meetings go, that determine suitable disciplinary action? I picture a large oval mahogany table, leather chairs… 10-15 super important rich guys shootin’ the shit, eating expensive snacks.
As my imagination starts getting extra creative… I picture them all cackling, their old-rich-pretentious cackles when they start getting down to business.
The punishments over the last few seasons for NFL players are ridiculously wide-ranged, no rhyme or reason. What we’ve learned from this whole Deflate Gate scandal, is that the worse offense of all, isn’t raping or beating women.
…It’s not cooperating with the big guys upstairs […not Jesus].
Detroit Lions defensive tackle, Ndamukong Suh stomped on Green Bay Packer’s quarterback, Aaron Rogers ankle and ended up having his one game suspension reduced to a fine.
The Atlanta Falcons were streaming in fake crowd noise during home games – ultimately trying to gain an advantage over their opponent & were handed down a punishment of the loss of a fifth-round draft pick in 2016, and the team was fined $350,000.
Are you telling me Roger Goodell, that Matt Ryan had no knowledge of this? Not even possibly?
The Minnesota Viking’s were caught heating up game footballs during a cold game in November last year… They received a warning.
I’m not a Patriots fan, and I have never cheered for Tom Brady… but, Roger Goodell is lower on the totem pole.
In my own [and Yahoo!’s] perfect world…