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NFL’S WITLESS COMMISH HAS FENDED OFF THE RAY RICE, ADRIAN PETERSON AND DEFLATEGATE SCANDALS, AND THE MONEY KEEPS FLOWING FASTER THAN EVER!

‘‘The game has so many elements I think our country admires and respects,’’ Roger Goodell, the NFL commissioner (above), told me on Sunday, Jan. 24, about an hour before the Arizona Cardinals and the Carolina Panthers would kick off at Bank of America Stadium in Charlotte, N.C. ‘‘It unites people. It gives people a chance to sort of come together and enjoy people around this country today.’’ On days like that, with back-to-back conference championship games, or tonight, with the 50th Super Bowl, the Shield might as well be the American flag. The sport provides a belief system at a time when faith in so many community institutions — government, religion, actual families — is weakening.

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http://www.nytimes.com/2016/02/07/magazine/roger-goodells-unstoppable-football-machine.html?rref=collection%2Fsectioncollection%2Fmagazine&action=click&contentCollection=magazine®ion=rank&module=package&version=highlights&contentPlacement=1&pgtype=sectionfront

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