CALIFORNIA
Check out the new California section

Topics

Los Angeles Angels
This should be final straw for NFL's robotic Roger Goodell
This should be final straw for NFL's robotic Roger Goodell

Going into Friday's news conference in New York, the question was whether Roger Goodell would resign. Coming out of it, the question is whether he will be fired. Not likely. This corporate employee served well his corporate bosses, the 32 NFL owners. They were probably thrilled with his performance. Most of the rest of the free world was appalled. The reviews ranged from disappointment to horror. If this had been a Broadway play, the theater's doors would be closing right now. If we seek an explanation — a calmer assessment of what made this bland, robotic, clueless performance come to pass — it isn't all that complicated. Goodell doesn't get it. And...

Loading