The league wasn’t happy with Elliott’s plan to discredit his accuser in his appeal or the NFLPA’s role in it. While the record shows that the woman was dishonest at times, shifting blame to a victim is shameful, in the words of NFL Executive Vice President of Communications Joe Lockhart.
On the NFLPA side, it simply said the league was lying and it never leaked derogatory information about Elliott’s accuser to the media. This contentious back-and-forth has continued throughout the court process.
After the 5th Circuit Court sided with the NFL, the NFLPA said, The appellate court decision focuses on the jurisdictional issues. The failures of due process by the NFL articulated in the district court’s decision were not addressed.
Steelers breakout rookie wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster was suspended for Sunday night’s matchup against the Ravens, but he still dressed up for the game.
Smith-Schuster has 37 receptions for 585 yards and five touchdowns this season, while replacing Martavis Bryant in the starting lineup opposite Antonio Brown.
Kenny Golladay’s 41-yard catch got the party started for the Lions. A couple of penalties later, and juuuuuuust crossed the goal line touchdown to Marvin Jones got the Authentic Paul Stastny Jersey Lions into the end zone for the first time all game. And with just 10 seconds left in the half.
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Limited Womens Cale Makar Jersey Another quick three-and-out and the Vikings get the ball back. The Lions haven’t converted on third down once in this game. Maybe they’re saving it all for the fourth quarter.