Roger Goodell made $30 million in 2011

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  1. Tunescribe

    Tunescribe Supporter Supporter

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  2. Angry Man

    Angry Man REV-OH-LU-TION Supporter

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    Way too much money if you ask me.
  3. JackBauer

    JackBauer Pro Bowl Player

    Hmm...good ROI right there.
  4. Foxypats

    Foxypats In the Starting Line-Up

    Ridiculous...thats all I got to say on this topic!
  5. signbabybrady

    signbabybrady Veteran Starter w/Big Long Term Deal

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    It is a gross amount of money and we all have our beef with the man but when I read that it is a bonus for brokering the CBA and the new Television deals and probably his regular salary too it doesn't seem like that crazy a number. Why shouldn't he get his cut of the deal?
  6. ausbacker

    ausbacker Brady > Manning. Supporter

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    Goodell is doing a darn good job for the owners. He should be getting paid this sort of money.
  7. ForThoseAboutToRock

    ForThoseAboutToRock Third String But Playing on Special Teams

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    Pretty much, yep. Peanuts compared to the raking the owners are doing thanks in part to the guy that gets them what they want and takes the heat for it.
  8. AndyJohnson

    AndyJohnson Veteran Supporter

    The owners pay roughly $4,000,000,000 in player salaries.
    It doesn't seem bizarre that they pay the leader of their organization less than 1% of that.
    Regardless of what you think if the quality of job he is doing, the job has an exhorbitant amount of value.
  9. KontradictioN

    KontradictioN Do you even lift? Supporter

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    I'm failing to see much of an issue here. If you want to get sick, look at Selig's old salary figures and what it included.
  10. Ilikehappyppl

    Ilikehappyppl 2nd Team Getting Their First Start

    Nobody on this earth is worth that much....Nobody should be getting paid like that when we have kids living on the streets, when people can't afford their next meal or know where their going to sleep next. People can't afford med for their cancer/Aids treatments and die and somehow you think its justified that some makes this much?

    Goodell does nothing! The players play and the coaches coach, the owners own, what does this guy do again? Nothing! He sits at a desk all day and makes 30mill a year...What a joke!:bricks:
  11. IllegalContact

    IllegalContact Pro Bowl Player

    OT: Goodell made $30 million in 2011

    The guy is doing his job real well.....chump change for the lumps he takes on behalf of the guys who hired him.......if it was stern, there'd be no defense allowed, and if it was bettman, all the teams based in North Dakota would be going out of business
  12. IllegalContact

    IllegalContact Pro Bowl Player

    OT: Goodell made $30 million in 2011

    He takes the heat for the owners.....everyone hates him instead of his bosses.....worth 30m in this business
  13. AndyJohnson

    AndyJohnson Veteran Supporter

    Goddell runs the league. That league funnells BILLIONS of dollars into the economy which creates jobs which results in fewer people living on the streets and starving. The NFL also provides an advertising vehicle for many corporations that increases their sales, grows their business and creates more jobs and opportunities so that fewer still people are poor.
  14. ausbacker

    ausbacker Brady > Manning. Supporter

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    Sounds like a tinge of jealousy if you ask me. I don't bemoan highly successful people. They play the game and should be rewarded accordingly.

    Goodell has earned his keep.
  15. Brady_to_Moss

    Brady_to_Moss Butler Island is here Supporter

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    i see this as a giant.."who cares" issue
  16. eagle eye

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    I don't think there is anything wrong with the commissioner getting paid that money. I just hate to think that Goodell is getting it.
  17. Pujo

    Pujo Experienced Starter w/First Big Contract

    You couldn't do his job.

    Being a top executive requires talent and a lot of dedication. And because that talent and dedication makes a lot of money for people, it pays uncommonly well. Like it or don't, but complaining about it is sort of like yelling at a cloud.
  18. PatsFanSince74

    PatsFanSince74 Supporter Supporter

    Big business. Big revenues. Big job. Big salary for the boss.

    Every dime comes out of the owners' pockets. It's their money. We can complain all we want about the job we think he is or isn't doing; if they think he's worth that much, he's worth that much.
  19. KontradictioN

    KontradictioN Do you even lift? Supporter

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  20. gomezcat

    gomezcat It's SIR Moderator to you Staff Member Supporter

    :eek:. Is February 16th the equivalent of April Fool's Day in the States? This guy is the second-worst commissioner ever in American sports. He is only second because the NHL guy, whose name I am too lazy to google, clearly hates (Ice) Hockey.
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