NFL condemns racism, admits ‘we were wrong’ not to listen to NFL player protests.

  • National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell admitted the league was “wrong” for failing to listen to players who protested social injustice.
  • Goodell said he wants players to continue to speak out through protesting, supported the Black Lives Matter movement, and offered his participation.
  • “I personally protest with you and want to be part of the much needed change in this country. Without black players, there would be no National Football League.”