•   
  •   
  •   

Sports NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on fining coaches for mask violations: 'You can't let up'

17:46  22 september  2020
17:46  22 september  2020 Source:   usatoday.com

NFL COVID rules, explained: Everything to know about coronavirus and football in 2020

  NFL COVID rules, explained: Everything to know about coronavirus and football in 2020 The NFL is trying to play a complete season during the COVID-19 pandemic using extensive health and safety protocols. Here is everything to know about how and why this football season will look different.The NFL is not playing its 2020 season with a bubble concept like those the NBA and the NHL have used so successfuly, so COVID-19 infections among team and league personnel are all but inevitable over the next five-plus months. That's the bad news.

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell responds to the controversial no-call in the 2018 NFL Championship game.

With Jerry Jones waging war on Roger Goodell 's contract extension, it's time for the NFL to start looking for a new commissioner . The Uffsides crew, as

LAS VEGAS – NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has no qualms about harshly penalizing coaches who violate the NFL’s protocols mandating that they wear facemasks while roaming the sidelines.

NFL Week 2 coverage map: TV schedule for CBS, Fox regional broadcasts

  NFL Week 2 coverage map: TV schedule for CBS, Fox regional broadcasts Looking for the NFL games on TV today in your market? Here's the map of regional broadcasts for every Week 2 matchup, including a full schedule of kickoff times and channels.Most of the country will get either Giants vs. Bears of Broncos vs. Steelers in the early CBS window, with Jaguars vs. Titans and Bills vs. Dolphins appearing in only those markets. The late afternoon CBS games, Chiefs vs. Chargers and Ravens vs. Texans, are spread around the country relatively evenly.

NFL fined three head coaches - - Denver’s Vic Fangio, Seattle’s Pete Carroll and SF’s Kyle Shanahan - 0,000 each for not wearing masks Sunday, and Payton became the first high-profile NFL head coach to test positive for COVID-19 in March. But, speaking after the game, Gruden revealed that he

There’s a new controversy in the NFL : a power struggle between the league ’s most influential owner, the Dallas Cowboys’ Jerry Jones, and league commissioner Roger Goodell . We wake up every morning to give you and your family all you need to start your day. If it matters to you , it matters to us.

The NFL on Monday fined three coaches – San Francisco’s Kyle Shanahan, Denver’s Vic Fangio and Seattle’s Pete Carroll – a $100,000 each for disregarding the policy. Additionally, their respective teams were docked $250,000 apiece.

“It’s consistent with the message,” Goodell told USA TODAY Sports on Monday night. “You can’t let up. We’ve got to consistently do the things that have gotten us to this place and not think, ‘OK, things have gone so well, so it’s O now.’ It’s not. You’ve got to stay on your toes and we’ve got to continue to be disciplined.”

From NFL plays to college sports scores, all the top sports news you need to know every day.

Through training camp and two weeks of the regular season, the NFL has been successful in preventing the spread of COVID-19 within its ranks and hasn’t experienced outbreaks with any of its 32 teams that potentially could disrupt the season. It’s a credit to strict protocols and daily testing instituted by the leagueand the NFL Players Association. According to ESPN, since the start of training camp Aug. 12 until Sept. 12, the latest date for which there is data, a total of seven players and 24 other personnel have produced positive confirmed tests.

Iowa high school quarterback Trashaun Willis, who has one arm, scores six TDs in one game

  Iowa high school quarterback Trashaun Willis, who has one arm, scores six TDs in one game Quarterback Trashaun Willis, who has one arm, scored six touchdowns, three passing and three rushing, for Washington (Iowa) High School.Completing 13 of 19 passes for 129 yards, and rushing for 95 rushing yards, according to CBS Sports.

In his annual State of the NFL , Commissioner Roger Goodell spoke about the league 's efforts to hire more minority coaches .

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is expected to fine Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones millions of dollars for conduct "detrimental to the league " in the wake

a group of football players on the field: Las Vegas Raiders head coach Jon Gruden, left, speaks with quarterback Derek Carr during the second half against the New Orleans Saints. © Isaac Brekken, AP Las Vegas Raiders head coach Jon Gruden, left, speaks with quarterback Derek Carr during the second half against the New Orleans Saints.

INJURIES GALORE: After injury-riddled Week 2, here are the 5 NFL teams most affected by the injury bug

LOOKING GOOD: Patriots QB Cam Newton earning validation, right to tell NFL, 'Told you so'

Yet when Goodell mentioned discipline, it had a double meaning, intended or not.

The two head coaches Goodell watched during the Monday night matchup – the Las Vegas Raiders' Jon Gruden and the New Orleans Saints’ Sean Payton – were seen without face coverings. Also, Saints defensive backs coach Aaron Glenn was seen during the game without a mask.

More discipline apparently looms.

In the first game at the new home of the Raiders, Allegiant Stadium, Gruden ultimately donned a mask as the game progressed. But he but seemed resigned to the possibility of drawing an expensive reprimand from the NFL nonetheless, when asked about it by USA TODAY Sports.

“I’ve had the virus, I’m doing my best,” Gruden said during a postgame Zoom conference after the 34-24 win.

Opinion: If 4-year-olds can wear masks, so can Jon Gruden, Sean Payton and other NFL coaches

  Opinion: If 4-year-olds can wear masks, so can Jon Gruden, Sean Payton and other NFL coaches The NFL handed out hefty fines after Seattle's Pete Carroll, San Francisco's Kyle Shanahan and Denver's Vic Fangio didn't wear masks.Is Conor McGregor's retirement for real?

Roger goodell commissioner . Goodell screw up on the Rice situation now he is trying to make good by coming up with this dumb rule. “Until someone finds a new reason to ask me a question for unbalanced punishments, fines and suspensions handed down, I will just be dropping the

President Barack Obama Disses NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell | TMZ - Продолжительность: 0:55 TMZ 58 444 просмотра. Goodell Goes From South Park to Breaking Bad - Продолжительность: 6:14 Keith Olbermann 16 651 просмотр.

Had the virus? That hasn’t been public knowledge.

“I’m very sensitive about it, but I’m calling plays,” Gruden added, explaining the absence of the mask for extended periods. “I want to communicate these situations. I apologize, but if I get fined, I will have to pay the fine. I am sensitive about all of that and I apologize.”

This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on fining coaches for mask violations: 'You can't let up'


Video: Belichick Asked About His Backup QB, Takes Opportunity to Explain Injury Reports (RADIO.COM)

Nine NFL teams poised for playoff breakthrough in 2020, including two that haven't gone in more than a decade .
Since 1990, the NFL postseason has featured at least four teams that didn't make the field the previous year. Who could make the leap in 2020?Lorenzo's Locks: The 3 best bets you should consider for NFL Week 3

usr: 0
This is interesting!