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Roger Goodell says NFL was wrong for not listening to players about racial equality

29 days ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league was wrong for not listening to players fighting for racial equality and encourages them to peacefully protest.
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Roger Goodell says NFL was 'wrong for not listening' earlier, encourages all to peacefully protest

29 days ago   |   By CBS Sports

'We, the National Football League, believe Black Lives Matter,' Goodell said in a video released on Friday
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NFL commissioner encourages players to ‘peacefully protest,' admits ‘we were wrong'

NFL commissioner encourages players to ‘peacefully protest,' admits ‘we were wrong'

29 days ago   |   By WGN TV

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell issued a statement Friday condemning racism and admitting that the league was wrong in how it has handled players' protests of police brutality.
In the video, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell offered his condolences to the families of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and all families who have endured police brutality.
“We, the National Football League, condemn racism and the systematic oppression of black people,” Goodell said. “We, the National Football League, admit we were wrong for not listening to NFL players earlier and encourage all to speak...
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NFL encourages players to peacefully protest, admits it was wrong

29 days ago   |   By Boston Herald

Three and a half years later, the NFL has admitted it was wrong.
On Friday night, the league released a video address from commissioner Roger Goodell saying the NFL encourages its players to join the nationwide, peaceful protests against racial inequality and police brutality and failed to listen to players when they protested in prior seasons.
“We, the National Football League, condemn racism and the systematic oppression of black people,” Goodell said. “We, the National Football League, admit we were wrong for not listening to NFL players earlier and encourage all to speak out and...
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Goodell says NFL was wrong not to encourage players to protest peacefully

29 days ago   |   By NBC News

"We, the National Football League, admit we were wrong for not listening to NFL players earlier and encourage all players speak out."
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