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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's biography was changed on Wikipedia after the league's Twitter account was hacked. Editors falsely claimed that Mr. Goodell died of "deflated testicles."

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell leaves federal court, Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015, in New York, after a full day of talks with a federal judge in the dispute over a four-game suspension with New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

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FILE - In this Sept. 19, 2014, file photo, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell pauses as he speaks during a news conference in New York. A federal judge deflated "Deflategate" Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015, erasing New England quarterback Tom Brady's four-game suspension for a controversy that the NFL claimed threatened football's integrity. U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman said NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell went too far in affirming punishment of the Super Bowl winning quarterback. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow, File)

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, right, presents Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel with an NFL Draft helmet as he announces that the draft is returning to Chicago next year, at a news conference Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, in Schaumburg, Ill. Goodell and Mayor Emanuel made the announcement at the NFL owners' meetings. It's the second straight year for Chicago after a long run at Radio City Music Hall in New York. (AP Photo/Christian K. Lee)

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FO:e - In this May 29, 2014, file photo, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, right, introduces NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell at a football safety clinic for mothers at the team's facilities in Foxborough, Mass. Kraft and Goodell have worked closely in bringing about the league's impressive growth. That alliance was strained with the league's punishment of Tom Brady and his team in the "Deflategate" scandal. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia, File)

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FILE - In this May 29, 2014, file photo, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, right, and New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft address members of the media during a football safety clinic for mothers at the team's facilities in Foxborough, Mass. Kraft and Goodell have worked closely in bringing about the league's impressive growth. That alliance was strained with the league's punishment of Tom Brady and his team in the "Deflategate" scandal. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia, File)

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell participates in AOL's BUILD Speaker Series at AOL Studios on Tuesday, May 5, 2015, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell participates in AOL's BUILD Speaker Series at AOL Studios on Tuesday, May 5, 2015, in New York. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

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NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announces after the Washington Redskins selects Iowa offensive lineman Brandon Scherff as the fifth pick in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft, Thursday, April 30, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

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NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announces after the Tampa Bay Buccaneers selects Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston as the first pick in the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft, Thursday, April 30, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell addresses the media at a news conference at the NFL Annual Meeting in Phoenix on March 25, 2015. (Associated Press) **FILE**

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FILE - In this Jan. 30, 2015, file photo, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell participates in a news conference for the NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game in Phoenix. Goodell said during the Super Bowl great progress had been made regarding conduct across the league. Yet early into 2015, there have been more than a half-dozen players arrested, a star suspended, an agent indicted, a popular player entering rehab and a Hall of Famer fired. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)

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The public has to take NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's word for the leap of faith that investigators for the Ray Rice investigation and Deflategate were not hired for their connections to the league. (Associated Ptress)

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FILE - In this Sept. 19, 2014, file photo, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell pauses as he speaks during a news conference in New York. Rice has won the appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL, which has been "vacated immediately," the players' union said Friday, Nov. 28, 2014. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow, File) **FILE**

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell pauses as he speaks during a news conference Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, in New York. Goodell says the NFL wants to implement new personal conduct policies by the Super Bowl. The league has faced increasing criticism that it has not acted quickly or emphatically enough concerning the domestic abuse cases. The commissioner reiterated that he botched the handling of the Ray Rice case. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)

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The shadow of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is cast on the NFL logo background as he pauses before answering a question from the media during a news conference at the annual NFL football meetings at the Arizona Biltmore, Wednesday, March 20, 2013, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

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A women's advocacy group has taken its fight against NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to the skies, flying a #GoodellMustGo banner above MetLife Stadium in New Jersey before the Giants kicked off against the Cardinals. (Twitter)

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New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft, right, introduces NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell at a football safety clinic for mothers, Thursday, May 29, 2014 at the team's facilities in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)

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FILE - In this May 22, 2012, file photo, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell pauses during a new conference in Atlanta. A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee to an NFL employee five months ago, while league executives have insisted they didn't see the violent images until they were published this week. The person played The Associated Press a 12-second voicemail from an NFL office number confirming the video arrived on April 9. A female voice expresses thanks for providing the video and says: "You're right. It's terrible." Goodell sent a memo on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, to the 32 teams reiterating that the NFL never saw the video until Monday, Sept. 8. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)

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FILE - In this May 22, 2012, file photo, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell pauses during a new conference in Atlanta. A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee to an NFL employee three months ago, while league executives have insisted they didn't see the violent images until they were published this week. The person played The Associated Press a 12-second voicemail from an NFL office number confirming the video arrived on April 9. A female voice expresses thanks for providing the video and says: "You're right. It's terrible." Goodell sent a memo on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, to the 32 teams reiterating that the NFL never saw the video until Monday, Sept. 8. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)