Are Roger Goodell’s days numbered as NFL commissioner? A brand new report reveals Dallas Cowboys proprietor Jerry Jones is plotting Goodell’s ouster, because the NFL continues to battle by means of the Nationwide Anthem kneeling controversy.
New York Put up stories:
Jerry Jones sees a inclined Roger Goodell, and he’s pouncing.
The influential Cowboys proprietor was a pacesetter of a 17-owner convention name Thursday discussing whether or not they may halt a pending contract extension for the commissioner, in keeping with an ESPN report Sunday.
Jones tried holding up the talks final month, in keeping with Sports activities Enterprise Every day, after Goodell slammed Ezekiel Elliott with a six-game suspension (a battle that’s now being waged in courtroom). Amid one other controversy this month — the nationwide anthem saga has necessitated a number of owners-players conferences, as Goodell gained’t mandate the gamers stand and Jones is threatening Cowboys onto their toes — Jones seems to be relaunching an try at dethroning the commissioner.
As The Gateway Pundit beforehand reported, Roger Goodell’s future with the NFL is in query because the Nationwide Anthem controversy continues to take its toll on the league.
Actual Clear Life stories:
As the Nationwide Soccer League has struggled to provide you with a game-plan to deal with the controversy surrounding gamers who kneel in protest in the course of the Nationwide Anthem, the problem has had a ripple impact behind closed doorways.
And that features a delay on a contract extension of NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, ESPN is reporting.
“The anthem difficulty has overridden all the things — and I do imply all the things,” a supply informed ESPN.
That’s as a result of whole viewership has plummeted over first six weeks of the NFL season— dropping 7.5 p.c in comparison with the similar interval final 12 months season — spurred by outrage from each side over the league dealing with of the #TakeAKnee motion.
As The Gateway Pundit’s Jim Hoft beforehand reported, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has remodeled $212 million in wage since 2006.
Goodell is the best paid particular person within the NFL.
A-Rod and Kobe are the one major-sport athletes in North America to earn greater than Goodell since 2006. pic.twitter.com/3j5dLoEPju
— ESPN (@espn) August 21, 2017
And he’s destroying the league.
Roger Goodell is destroying the league.
The NFL is dropping viewers like a sieve due to his weak management.
The NFL has misplaced three.three million viewers in two years since Colin Kaepernick first began to sit down and kneel in the course of the nationwide anthem in protest.
And the NFL continues to lose hundreds of thousands in revenue as viewers flip off the unpatriotic sports activities league.