Down
enlarge
Richard Sherman calls out Roger Goodell
0:56 | NFL
Richard Sherman calls out Roger Goodell
Sunday March 20th, 2016

Get breaking news and SI’s biggest stories instantly. Download the new Sports Illustrated app (iOS or Android) and personalize your experience by following your favorite teams and SI writers.

Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman ripped commissioner Roger Goodell and his proposed personal foul rule in an interview with ESPN on Sunday.

At a press conference in February, Goodell mentioned a potential new rule that would eject players after committing a second personal foul penalty in a game.

“I think it’s foolish,” Sherman said. “But it sounds like something somebody who’s never played the game would say, something that they would suggest, because he doesn’t understand. He’s just a face. He’s just a suit. He’s never stepped foot on the field and understood how you can get a personal foul.”

Sherman was elected to the NFLPA executive committee this year. He is sntering the third year of a four-year, $56 million deal he signed before the 2015 season.

– Kenny Ducey

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide - from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Seth Davis, and more - delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.