Sixty-one percent of players disapprove of the job Roger Goodell has done as NFL commissioner, a USA Today Sports poll shows.
As the Super Bowl comes to New Orleans, the sentiments here toward NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell aren't too welcoming after his rulings in the bounty scandal wrecked the Saints' 2012 season.
They're not so great inside locker rooms, either.
In a recent poll of NFL players conducted by USA Today Sports, 61 percent said they disapprove of the job Goodell has done overall, with most focusing on the increased fines of players for dangerous hits on defenseless receivers and quarterbacks and the perception of the commissioner's investigation into the bounty matter. ...