Football Wiretap

Roger Goodell's Probable Annual Pay Likely Below $30M
While Roger Goodell's contract extension was announced as a five-year, $200 million deal, it is loaded with incentives he'll likely never receive.

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Jerry Jones' Stance On Roger Goodell's Contract Galvanized Owners
The committee wanted to avoid allowing Jerry Jones to take the Roger Goodell contract issue to the floor at the meeting.

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Hue Jackson Will Remain Head Coach Of Browns In 2018
Hue Jackson was hired by the Browns before the 2016 season.

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Browns Fire Sashi Brown As GM
Sashi Brown has been fired as general manager of the Browns.

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Geno Smith Doesn't Understand Why He Won't Start For Giants
After firing Ben McAdoo and Jerry Reese, the Giants are going back to Eli Manning in Week 14.

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Vikings Plan For Cam Newton: Hit Him Like A Running Back
The last time the Vikings played the Carolina Panthers, in September 2016, Cam Newton was sacked a total of eight times by six different players.

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Roger Goodell Signs Five-Year, $200M Extension
The base salary of Roger Goodell's new contract is in the single-digit millions with roughly 85 percent based on bonuses, which are subject to ownership approval.

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Fox Studio Show Moved To L.A. Coliseum Ahead Of Rams/Eagles
The Rams and Eagles are both in first place in their respective divisions.

Sam Farmer/Los Angeles Times

Russell Wilson Wants To Remain In NFL Into His Mid-40s
Russell Wilson is studying longevity to prolong his career.

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Clinton Portis, Santana Moss Admit To Drinking Before Games
Clinton Portis and Santana Moss have admitted to drinking before games while with the Redskins.

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Broncos Won't Make Changes To Staff Until Offseason
The Broncos are in the midst of an eight-game losing streak, but John Elway says no changes will be made to the team's staff until after the season ends.

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Eli Manning Jersey Sales Rise After Benching
The Giants benched Eli Manning last week, but his jersey sales didn't take a hit.

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Colin Kaepernick Honored With Muhammad Ali Legacy Award
Colin Kaepernick was presented with Sports Illustrated's Muhammad Ali Legacy Award by Beyonce on Tuesday night.


Juju Smith-Schuster, George Iloka Receive One Game Suspensions
Juju Smith-Schuster was suspended for a vicious fourth-quarter block on Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict.


Sean Payton: Even Saints Undervalued Alvin Kamara In Draft
The remainder of the NFL missed on Alvin Kamara when the Saints took the running back 67th overall this past spring.

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Ryan Shazier Won't Need Surgery, Will Remain In Hospital
Ryan Shazier underwent an MRI and a CT scan at the University of Cincinnati Medical Center after suffering a back injury early in the first quarter of Monday night's Steelers-Bengals game.

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Rob Gronkowski Suspended One Game For Dirty Hit On Tre'Davious White
Rob Gronkowski has received a one-game suspension for his dirty hit on Tre'Davious White.

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Eli Manning To Start At QB For Giants In Week 14
Eli Manning was benched by the Giants in favor of Geno Smith for Week 13 at Oakland.

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Jerry Reese Fired By Giants
Jerry Reese became general manager of the Giants in 2007.

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Giants Fire Ben McAdoo
Ben McAdoo has been fired by the Giants as head coach.

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Herm Edwards Hired As Head Coach Of Arizona State
Herm Edwards has spent the past nine seasons as an analyst for ESPN after coaching the Jets and Chiefs.

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Eli Manning Plans On Playing Next Season
His future with the Giants may be in limbo, but Eli Manning has stated that he plans to play football next season.

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Josh Gordon Has 'More Work To Do' After Four Catch Debut
Josh Gordon played his first game for the Browns on Sunday since Dec. 21, 2014.

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Giants Could Fire Ben McAdoo After Week 13
In addition to communication issues, the Giants' offense has lacked creativity.

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Alabama Joins Clemson, Oklahoma, Georgia In College Football Playoff
Clemson will face Alabama in the Sugar Bowl while Oklahoma will play Georgia in the Rose Bowl.


Alshon Jeffery Signs Four-Year, $52M Extension With Eagles
Alshon Jeffery now ranks behind only DeAndre Hopkins, Julio Jones, Demaryius Thomas and Dez Bryant in guaranteed money among wide receivers.

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Aaron Rodgers Returns To Practice For First Time Since Injury
Aaron Rodgers can return for Week 15 but won't undergo scans until after Week 14.

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Jimbo Fisher Joins Texas A&M On Record-Breaking $75M Contract
Texas A&M will pay Jimbo Fisher $75 million over 10 years, which is the largest deal in college football history in terms of total value.


Charles Johnson Suspended Four Games For PED Violation
Charles Johnson has 16 tackles and no sacks this season.

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Malcolm Jenkins Won't Protest After NFL's $89M Pledge
The safety has raised his fist during the anthem since Week 2 of the 2016 season.

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