Roger Goodell Bio

(Commissioner of NFL, Businessman)

Relationship Facts of Roger Goodell

  • Roger Goodell is married to Jane Skinner {Compare Couple}.
  • Roger Goodell married on October 25, 1997
  • 💑 Anniversary in 37 days 💑
  • He is father of Two daughters.
  • Roger Goodell is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

More about the relationship

Past relationships with Roger Goodell are not known. Though being a famous personality worldwide, his past love life is in the dark. He seldom speaks about his past girlfriends and relationships.

Roger married former Fox News Channel anchor Jane Skinner on 25 October 1997. The couple has twin daughters together, whose names are not disclosed.

No news of divorce has emerged and they have not been involved in any extramarital affairs. So, in brief, they have a successful marriage relationship.

Who is Roger Goodell?

Roger Goodell is an American businessman who currently serves as the Commissioner of the National Football League (NFL). He has often been described as “the most powerful man in sports”. He has managed numerous football operations during his career.

Roger Goodell: Early Life, Childhood, and Education

Roger Goodell was born as Roger Stokoe Goodell on February 19, 1959, in Jamestown, New York as the third son of Charles and Jean Goodell. His family later moved to the New York City suburb of Bronxville. He was the third among the five children of his parents.

Roger attended Bronxville High School. While in school, he captained the football, basketball, and baseball team as a senior. He later graduated from Washington & Jefferson College in 1981. He has a degree in economics.

Roger Goodell: Professional Life, Career, and Awards

After the completion of his college years, Roger in search of a job wrote to every National Football League team. He was successful in landing an internship with the league’s front office. He served as an intern for New York Jets initially.

He was later promoted to the assistant of the president of the American Football Conference in 1987. In 1990, he was named the director of international development and club administration.

By 2001, he was already the executive vice president and chief operating officer. He later took over as successor when NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue announced he was stepping down in 2006.

Roger Goodell
Caption: Roger Goodell and his wife (Source: Wall Street Journal)

Roger’s work as the Commissioner for NFL is often praised by pundits around the world. Although his career has been involved in a fair amount of controversies, he has been successful in establishing himself as a powerful figure in the sports industry.

His hard work and dedication have been the key to his successful career in the sports business. The growth in the television audience and online and social media engagement for NFL has often been linked with Roger’s successful career in the League.

He was awarded the Outstanding Civilian Service Award in 2014 which is the third-highest honor within the Department of the Army Civilian Awards. He also has credit as an actor for ‘The Blind Side’ and ‘Draft Day.

Being one of the most important personalities in the Sports World, it is no surprise to anyone that he has a handsome amount of salary for his work.

Roger Goodell: Salary and Net Worth

Roger’s net worth is estimated to be around $175 million. The exact figure of his salary is not known at the moment.

Roger Goodell: Rumors and Controversy

Roger has been involved in numerous controversies over the course of his career. He was criticized after he refused to acknowledge the mounting evidence of brain trauma in former NFL players.

He also came under fire after his handling of the domestic violence issues of running backs Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson. His suspension of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was also heavily criticized.

Roger Goodell: Body Measurements

He has a height of 6 feet. His hair is brown and his eyes are also brown.

Roger Goodell: Social Media Profile

He has more than 531.1k followers on Twitter. His Facebook has over 17.6k followers. Moreover, he isn’t active on Instagram.

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