The NFL on Tuesday upheld Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s four-game “Deflategate” suspension. School of Law professor Roger Abrams talks about what could come next on the legal landscape, and predicts “the beginning of the end” of Roger Goodell’s tenure as NFL commissioner.
In the spirit of regional pride, the CEOs of Northeastern University-Seattle and Northeastern University-Charlotte have made a tasty wager ahead of Saturday’s NFL playoff game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Carolina Panthers.
Roger Abrams, the Richardson Professor of Law at Northeastern’s School of Law, examines the new NFL labor agreement and the state of the sport.
NFL owners and players failed to reach a new labor deal earlier this month. As a result, the NFL lockout is on, and now the matter is headed to court. Law professor Roger Abrams assesses the legal process and weighs in on the prospects for saving the 2011 NFL season.