Roger Goodell says he has no authority to remove Daniel Snyder as owner of Washington Commanders

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says he has no authority to remove Daniel Snyder as owner of the Washington Commanders amid ongoing scrutiny into the organization’s workplace culture and accusations from female employees of pervasive sexual harassment by team executives. Goodell testified Wednesday before members of Congress at a hearing by the House Committee on Oversight … Read more

House Oversight Committee asks Washington Commanders owner Dan Snyder to reconsider not testifying at hearing

The House Oversight Committee chairwoman implored Washington Commanders owner Dan Snyder to reconsider his decision not to testify at a hearing next week, also saying his reasons for rejecting their invitation were based on inaccuracies. Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) sent a six-page letter to Snyder’s attorney, Karen Patton Seymour, saying Snyder could testify virtually at … Read more

Washington Commanders DC Jack Del Rio fined 100,000 for comments on US Capitol invasion, protests after George Floyd’s murder

The Washington Commanders have fined defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio $ 100,000 following his comments earlier in the week that referred to the events of Jan. 6, 2021, at the US Capitol as a “dustup” and compared that day to “riots, looting, burning” during protests in the summer of 2020. In a statement, Washington coach … Read more

Virginia General Assembly tables Washington Commanders stadium bill

ASHBURN, Va. – The Washington Commanders must wait at least until next year to learn whether they’ll receive any funding for a new stadium in Virginia. The Commonwealth’s General Assembly tabled legislation that would have determined the amount of support offered by Virginia. Democratic Senate Majority Leader Dick Saslaw told The Associated Press that too … Read more

Washington Commanders defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio apologizes after calling Capitol insurrection a ‘dustup’

ASHBURN, Va. – Washington Commanders defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio apologized on Wednesday after calling the Jan. 6, 2021, riots at the US Capitol a “dustup.” “I made comments earlier today in referencing the attack that took place on the United States Capitol on January 6, 2021. Referencing that the situation as a dust-up was … Read more

House Oversight Committee invites Dan Snyder, Roger Goodell to testify at hearing

Washington Commanders owner Dan Snyder and NFL commissioner Roger Goodell have been requested to testify at a congressional hearing on June 22. Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney (D-New York), chairperson of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi (D-Illinois), the chairperson of the Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy, announced Wednesday morning the … Read more

NFL Draft 2022 winners and losers: Giants, Jets hit it big; Titans take step backward

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. – Russell Wilson strolled into the Broncos’ indoor practice facility Friday evening shortly before the second round of the NFL Draft began, as his new team prepared to make its first pick of the weekend. Wilson was fresh off a workout and held a ball as he posed for a couple of photos … Read more

NFL mock draft for Rounds 2 and 3: Dane Brugler has Malik Willis to Seahawks and Desmond Ridder to Titans

With 32 picks in the books, our focus now shifts to Friday night and Day 2 of the 2022 NFL Draft, with most eyes on the quarterbacks. Pitt’s Kenny Pickett was the only quarterback drafted in the first round, leaving several passing prospects searching for a home in Rounds 2 and 3. For the first … Read more

From Malik Willis to Kyle Hamilton, the NFL Draft prospects likely to be reaches and steals

The NFL Draft is an unstable creature, and it’s always the case that there are both late-round surprises who develop into long-term starters and first-round busts who don’t stick around for long. Evaluation is an imperfect science, after all. But sometimes, evaluation isn’t necessarily at fault. Instead, a specific front office’s laser focus on a … Read more