Top Takeaways from Roger Goodell’s Mike and Mike Radio Interview

September 8, 2015   ·     ·   Jump to comments

In the wake of U.S. District Court Judge Richard Berman's decision to nullify the NFL's four-game suspension of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady for his alleged role in the Deflategate scandal, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell spoke extensively on the subject Tuesday on ESPN's Mike & Mike.  
Although Brady is currently in line to play for the entirety of the 2015 season, the NFL has filed an appeal with regard to Berman's ruling.
According to Ben Volin of the Boston Globe, Goodell explained the reasoning behind continuing on with the Deflategate case considering his initial decision was overturned:
At the same time, the commissioner insisted he will no longer be front and center when it comes to Deflategate once the NFL's regular season begins Sept. 10, per ESPN West Palm:
When pressed by Mike & Mike guest and Pro Football Hall of Fame wide receiver Cris Carter on the NFL's recent poor record when being taken to court, Goodel...

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