NFL Extends Roger Goodell’s Contract By Five Years
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell’s contract has been extended five years through the 2018 season according to Sports Business Journal Reporter Daniel Kaplan.
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Goodell’s contract extension comes after a new 10-yr Collective Bargaining Agreement was formed, ending a several month long NFL lockout. The most recently available tax returns demonstrate Goodell earning about $10 million a year. According to Kaplan, Goodell will most likely receive an increase in salary by the end of the new 5-year extension deal.