Roger Goodell, the NFL commissioner testified at a House Oversight Committee hearing yesterday about Toxic workplace culture Washington leaders. In a surprising twist, Goodell wasn’t the single biggest villain in the room.
Rather than taking the allegations against team owner Daniel Snyder seriously, House Republicans took the opportunity to engage in partisan politics. Led by Ohio State Representative Jim Jordan, they blamed President Joe Biden for global inflation and rising gas prices — which he paid in large part. Price manipulation by oil companies And the Russian criminal Invasion of Ukraine.
They also distracted from the allegations (That includes sexual assault) sucking up Dave Portnoy and attacking the NFL. Watch Jordan try to challenge Commissioner Goodell Jacques Del Rio’s latest fine of $100,000 For his comments downplaying the violent January 6 Rebellion only to learn the First Amendment.
Snyder chose not to appear at the hearing. Committee Chair Caroline Maloney says: A summons will be issued to force him to testify.
Seattle Washington is not scheduled to play Next season, it is unlikely that either team will go to the playoffs with their current roster.