According to Daniel Kaplan of Sports Business Daily, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell pulled in a cool $44 million last year.
Owners Arthur Blank, Robert Kraft and Jerry Richardson wrote in a letter to their fellow owners emailed Friday afternoon, which reads: “Goodell’s compensation reflects our pay-for-performance philosophy and is appropriate given the fact that the NFL under his consistently strong leadership continues to grow.”
Earl Campbell can’t walk.
Jim McMahon has dementia.
Terry Tautolo is homeless.
And Junior Seau took his own life.
Enjoy your unicorn caviar, Mr. Goodell.
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