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Suh, Goodell make up during meeting

Posted on: November 1, 2011 5:45 pm
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SuhPosted by Josh Katzowitz

Ndamukong Suh had his meeting with commissioner Roger Goodell on Tuesday, and he’s taken to his Facebook page to tell you all about it.

It seems to have gone very well indeed.

"I am very appreciative of the opportunity to sit and speak with the Commissioner and his staff to clarify a few questions about my play, and the game in general,” Suh wrote. “I have gained a better understanding how I need to play the game to help my team win.

“I look forward to the rest of the season and the doing everything we can to bring the Lombardi Trophy to Detroit."

Suh has been characterized as a dirty player (probably because he’s seemingly always trying to rip off the other quarterback’s face), and he’s been hit hard by fines -- which is why he asked to meet with Roger Goodell. He wanted to get clarification on why his style of play has led to so many personal fouls and fines. Now, apparently he’s got it.

“We appreciate that Ndamukong Suh, Coach (Jim) Schwartz, and team president Tom Lewand took the time to meet with us today,” Goodell said in a statement. “Ndamukong plays the game with great skill and passion and is a major reason for the Lions’ success this year. We reviewed video showing that he has clearly made the adjustments to play consistently within the rules so that he can continue to help the team. We commend Ndamukong’s leadership in taking the initiative to schedule today’s meeting.”

Glad to see Suh and the NFL are, once again, BFFs. Opposing quarterbacks can only hope those good feelings last.

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Since: Oct 25, 2007
Posted on: November 1, 2011 7:18 pm
 

Suh, Goodell make up during meeting

Unnamed sources said that during the meeting Goodell accidentally tripped and fell to the floor.  Suh, according to sources, kicked Goodell's feet and yelled "Get the cart!!!"





Since: May 24, 2008
Posted on: November 1, 2011 7:15 pm
 

Suh, Goodell make up during meeting

The real reason for the meeting is that NFL.com had an article/ad for Sunday's game against Denver showing Tebow and Suh, which was titled "Good vs Evil."  Good for Suh and the Lions for not taking that anymore, they've been a doormat for so long that even the NFL has no problem treating them as such.



Since: Mar 17, 2009
Posted on: November 1, 2011 6:42 pm
 

Suh, Goodell make up during meeting

Clarity?  This dude has been playing this game most of his adut life and he needs a meeting with the commish for clarity on rules?  Puhleze, what a joke.  I say he was a nats ass from being fined heavily or worse until he "requested" a meeting.  Qudos to his agent. 




Since: Jan 29, 2011
Posted on: November 1, 2011 6:37 pm
 

Suh, Goodell make up during meeting

Cool.


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