Black Sports : Even if NFL beats Ezekiel Elliott, league suffered immense self-inflicted damage

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    There’s hope for Ezekiel Elliott in fight vs. NFL's 6-game ban, but it’s really slim

    ... But the decision comes 10 days before his next NFL game, giving Elliott enough time for one last run into a legal breach. Regardless, the Cowboys star is dealing with worst-case scenarios at this stage, which might shed some light into why Elliott’s lawyer is “exploring all legal options.”

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    There’s hope for Ezekiel Elliott in fight vs. NFL's 6-game ban, but it’s really slim

    Elliott’s legal team jumped the gun, and that could put his next shot at appeal on unfriendly turf.
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    NFL files motion in opposition to injunction blocking Ezekiel Elliott suspension
    Josh Alper
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    ... The NFLPA’s central argument in its motion was that courts have typically blocked suspensions from going into effect while litigation proceeds. That was how things played out for Brady, so both sides are pointing to that case to support their point of view about an injunction ...

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    NFL files motion in opposition to injunction blocking Ezekiel Elliott suspension

    The latest round of legal wrangling between the NFL and NFL Players Association got underway on Wednesday when the NFLPA filed an emergency motion seeking an injunction blocking Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott pending an appeal with the U.S....
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    Ezekiel Elliott leaving the country during suspension
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    Ezekiel Elliott’s immediate future is now clear: He’ll be out at least four, and as many as six, of the Dallas Cowboys’ upcoming games due to suspension. Sunday morning, NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport indicated that Elliott will be following in the footsteps of everyone from Ernest Hemingway to Kobe Bryant and going abroad ...

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    Ezekiel Elliott is on the move. (Getty)



     
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    Report: Goodell sought $50 million, lifetime private jet in new contract
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    ... The NFL’s compensation committee, headed by the Atlanta Falcons’ Arthur Blank, is considering Goodell’s extension in an atmosphere of acrimony, turmoil and borderline owner revolt. The New York Times reported over the weekend that the committee will meet Monday to discuss Goodell’s new contract, a discussion that has taken on a new edge since Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has voiced his displeasure with Goodell’s role in shaping the current state of the league ...

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    Report: Goodell sought $50 million, lifetime private jet in new contract

    NFL owners are considering a new contract for commissioner Roger Goodell even as his contract demands have become known.
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    Roger Goodell wants an awful lot in his new contract. (AP)




     
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    Would be poetic justice for what was done to Tom Landry :facepalm:

    Owners have their own nuclear option for dealing with Jerry Jones
    Mike Florio,ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports


    ... They could, in theory, attempt to trigger forfeiture of the Dallas franchise.

    A league source with knowledge of the situation tells PFT that multiple owners already have been discussing the possibility, which flows from Article VIII of the NFL’s Constitution & Bylaws ...

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    Owners have their own nuclear option for dealing with Jerry Jones

    When it comes to the lingering dispute regarding the Roger Goodell contract extension, much has been written and said about the potential nuclear option possessed by Cowboys owner Jerry Jones. But the rest of the owners (or, more accurately,...
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