Why couldn’t Rog get on with the business of the league now? All last year he told us the ratings weren’t an issue? “What many owners said in the past few days was they wanted to get on with the business of the league, and there are a lot of issues very important right now that must be addressed,” Blank said. Those include sagging TV ratings, the issue of players not standing for the national anthem, and no-shows and attendance. “Now we’ll get to focus on the real issues. The important thing is, the owners have confidence in Roger, and they wanted him to continue. There was no doubt about that.
Are they too dumb to notice that a lack of competent leadership has made the “real issues” worse instead of better?