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  1. When It Comes To Domestic Violence, Heat Is Still On For Roger Go...

    Jane McManus

    With ads calling for him to be fired and a senator's critical letter, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell remains a target for his handling of the Ray Rice case and previous domestic violence incidents.

    Story | Conversation | January 30, 2015
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  3. Meet Heather McPhee, The Woman Who Took On The NFL -- And Won

    Jane McManus

    She's a midlevel, nearly unknown attorney at the NFLPA. But Heather McPhee became a key witness in the Ray Rice appeal hearing, and her testimony almost single-handedly defeated the NFL and Roger Goodell.

    Story | Conversation | January 27, 2015
  4. Report Card: Grading The NFL's Progress On Domestic Violence

    Jane McManus

    In the aftermath of the Ray Rice incident, commissioner Roger Goodell vowed to make significant progress in the fight against violence by the Super Bowl. With the game looming, Jane McManus evaluates that progress.

    Story | Conversation | January 27, 2015
  5. Domestic Violence And The NFL: What Impact Has The League Made?

    Jane McManus

    The NFL self-imposed the Super Bowl as the time to evaluate the league's efforts to combat domestic violence. What has worked, and what still needs to be done?

    Story | Conversation | January 27, 2015
  6. Colts' Actions After Josh McNary's Rape Charge Show NFL's Process...

    Jane McManus

    Putting Josh McNary on the exempt list after he was charged, and the relative lack of protest, may show just how far the NFL and its fans have come on the issue of domestic violence and sexual assault.

    Story | Conversation | January 20, 2015
  7. Pro League Commissioners Are Wise To Learn From Each Other In Dom...

    Jane McManus

    The NFL's missteps showed the NBA how to get it right. Now, as more cases loom, commissioners can continue to learn from each other.

    Story | Conversation | November 25, 2014
  8. Nothing To Hide? Why Roger Goodell Should Have To Testify In Ray ...

    Jane McManus

    Jane McManus says that when Ray Rice's appeal is heard the first week of November, the NFL commissioner should be present and be transparent, even if it makes the league look bad.

    Story | Conversation | October 21, 2014
  9. NFL Should Take Lead In Rehabilitating Domestic Violence Offender...

    Sarah Spain

    With domestic violence in the NFL, it shouldn't be all about punishment, Sarah Spain writes. Bears receiver Brandon Marshall is an example that offenders can be shown the way to change and given a reason to want to fight for that change.

    Story | Conversation | September 22, 2014
  10. Jon Stewart For NFL Commissioner!

    D'Arcy Maine

    "The Daily Show" host Jon Stewart has not held back on his animosity toward the NFL lately, and his reaction to the child abuse charges filed against Adrian Peterson and the Minnesota Vikings' handling of the case proved to be no exception. You reall...

    Blog | September 18, 2014
  11. Advocacy Group Takes To The Skies To Send Roger Goodell Message

    D'Arcy Maine

    After several days of public outcry surrounding the NFL's handling of the Ray Rice domestic violence case, the NFL got back to football on Sunday with a full slate of games. But if commissioner Roger Goodell thought the firestorm would go away once p...

    Blog | September 15, 2014
  12. Editorial Cartoon: An Illustrator's Take On The NFL's Investigati...

    Exactly how much evidence did the NFL and commissioner Roger Goodell need in order to properly assess the Ray Rice domestic violence case?

    Story | Conversation | September 12, 2014
  13. How The NFL's New Domestic Violence Stance Came To Be

    Jane McManus

    After widespread criticism of his Ray Rice decision, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell didn't waste much time in reaching out to domestic violence experts. An inside look at how the NFL's overhauled stance on domestic violence happened.

    Story | Conversation | September 04, 2014
  14. Bravo: Time To Give Roger Goodell Some Credit on Domestic Violenc...

    Jane McManus

    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has taken a lot of heat recently for only giving Ray Rice a two-game suspension. But today's stunning mea culpa letter to owners is a critical first step toward making domestic violence an NFL priority.

    Story | Conversation | August 28, 2014
  15. How and why domestic violence could be added to the NFL's CBA

    Jane McManus

    After a week of relentless criticism about the Ray Rice suspension, the NFL and commissioner Roger Goodell have to be wondering what can be done. Here's one concrete idea that could change the game -- for both the players and the league.

    Story | Conversation | August 04, 2014
  16. espnW -- NFL commissioner Roger Goodell still doesn't get it

    Kate Fagan

    Another day, another missed opportunity. By harping on consistency of punishments, Roger Goodell again missed a golden opportunity to stand in front of the cameras and tell the world how seriously the NFL takes domestic violence, writes Kate Fagan.

    Story | Conversation | July 31, 2014
  17. espnW -- Sarah Spain highlights what's trending for the 2014 NFL ...

    Sarah Spain

    Awesome names, awful clothes, flop sweat in the green room: Sarah Spain tells us what will be hot on social media at this year's NFL draft.

    Story | Conversation | May 07, 2014