There are more calls for the NFL commissioner to step down in the wake of player misconduct off the field. Banners reading “Goodell Must Go” were seen flying over several NFL stadiums Sunday afternoon, but fans in Denver have mixed feelings about the controversy.
For 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.
Denver Broncos safety Rahim Moore and wide receiver Demaryius Thomas said little about the Ray Rice domestic violence story that’s dominated NFL headlines in the opening week.
An attorney with the Denver DA’s office said Tuesday no one should judge Janay Rice for her comments after Ray Rice’s suspension.
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Groups working to prevent domestic violence welcomed the NFL’s actions against Ray Rice on Monday but said professional sports need to do more to halt violence against women.
Here is how players, sports pros and regular folks reacted to Ray Rice’s suspension on Twitter.
It seems we’ve jumped into the pool of relativism since we got wind of Josh Gordon’s season-long suspension for marijuana use. You have the indignant faction that can’t believe someone who smokes weed gets a year while Ray Rice skates with a two-game suspension
Critics of the NFL’s arbitrary policy toward domestic violence point to the contrast between the punishments and say it’s time for the league to crack down on players who hurt women.
Marijuana is casting an ever-thickening haze across NFL locker rooms, and it’s not simply because more players are using it.