Read time: 0 minutes

Vernon Davis Presses Roger Goodell On Health care

San Francisco 49ers tight end Vernon Davis confronted Commissioner Roger Goodell over the NFL's health care policy for players.

Via SB Nation:

By


@louisbien

on Jan 31 2014, 2:49p


1

Vernon Davis took Roger Goodell to task for the NFL's health care policy for players, which doesn't automatically extend lifetime benefits after retirement.

Vernon Davis took Roger Goodell to task Friday during the NFL commissioner's press conference ahead of Super Bowl XLVIII. The San Francisco 49ers tight end took the microphone and asked Goodell "why doesn't the NFL offer free healthcare for life, especially for those suffering from brain injury?"

Goodell responded by sayin...

Continue reading...

Can you help us out?

For 16 years we have been exposing Washington lies and untangling media deceit. We work 7 days a week, 16 hours a day for our labor of love, but with rising hosting and associated costs, we need your help! Could you donate $20 for 2020? Please consider a one time or recurring donation of whatever amount you can spare, or consider subscribing for an ad-free experience. It will be greatly appreciated and help us continue our mission of exposing the real FAKE NEWS!

More C&L Coverage

Comments

We welcome relevant, respectful comments. Any comments that are sexist or in any other way deemed hateful by our staff will be deleted and constitute grounds for a ban from posting on the site. Please refer to our Terms of Service (revised 3/17/2016) for information on our posting policy.