By Dubsism and Ryan Meehan
Editor’s Note: This article is a collaborative effort between Dubsism and Ryan Meehan from First Order Historians.
This time last year, we were just getting over a labor dispute with the players which threatened to wipe out the season. Once that nightmare was over, we got a lot of teary embraces, joining of hands, and a lot of song and dance about how we would now have a decade of labor peace in the National Football League. Like most things which come out of Roger Goodell’s mouth, that was a freight train loaded with bullshit.
While this dispute with the referees won’t kill the season, it make fans literally blow their eyeballs out of their skulls at the level of incompetency you can expect if the NFL goes through with its plan to use “scab” officials. This would be such a horrible public relations fiasco for the NFL that they are really keeping quiet about how bad this might be. This is why Meehan and J-Dub have collaborated to shine some truth on the situation being created by Kommissar Goodell. Here are some basic facts Goodell really would prefer you didn’t know. Continue reading