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Roger Goodell made $34 million during scandal-ridden 2014 season -
The NFL commissioner has earned $180.5 million in nine years on the job.

What is the NFL franchise tag and how does it work? -
The NFL offseason is just starting to heat up. Here's a brief overview of the franchise tag, projected values and top candidates to get tagged this year.

J.J. Watt has strong breakfast opinions and is very serious about them -
He's very serious about them.

Colts and Packers to kick off 2016 preseason in Hall of Fame Game -
Tony Dungy, Marvin Harrison and Brett Favre will be inducted into the Hall of Fame the night before.

Kirk Cousins, Washington hit roadblock in contract talks -
At least for now, Washington looks likely to apply the franchise tag to Kirk Cousins rather than agree to a long-term deal.

Patriots LB Jerod Mayo announces retirement at 29 -
After three seasons on the IR, Mayo has hung up his cleats.

What we know about Peyton Manning's sexual harassment scandal -
A 1996 incident from Peyton Manning's days at the University of Tennessee is back in the headlines again. Here's everything you need to know about it.

Official Release: Buccaneers Hire Spytek
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced today the hiring of John Spytek as Director of Player Personnel.

Combine: Most Important Edge Rush Skill?
NFL Media's LaVar Arrington shares what edge rushers need to showcase in order to make the best impression at the NFL Combine.

Ex-Bucs OL Coleman arrested on felony gun, battery charges | and The Tampa Tribune
Former Buccaneers offensive lineman Cosey Coleman faces felony charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, a second-degree felony, and battery, a third-degree felony, according to Hillsborough County jail records.

Ex-Buc Cosey Coleman arrested on felony assault, battery charges | Tampa Bay Times
Cosey Coleman, a starting guard on the Bucs' 2002 Super Bowl championship team, was arrested Monday morning in Tampa and charged with felony counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and battery.

Must-see: Mike Evans' Harry Potter-themed groom's cake | Tampa Bay Times
We were drifting perilously close to TMZ status with a blog post on Mike Evans' wedding over the weekend, so to come back to it is questionable, but ... the Bucs receiver, never shy about his love of Harry Potter, had a Hogwarts-themed groom's cake.

How Tennessee’s Sexual Harassment Allegations Caught Up With Peyton Manning 20 Years Later
In 1996, the summer before Peyton Manning’s junior season at the University of Tennessee, with his Vols a national championship contender, associate trainer Jamie Whited—later Jamie Naughright, after her divorce—filed an employment discrimination complaint. In that complaint, filed with the Tennessee Human Rights Commission and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, she listed 27 specific examples of sexual harassment and discrimination she claimed to have experienced while working for Tennessee’s athletics department.