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NFL owners approve revised personal conduct policy

NFL owners approve revised personal conduct policy in wake of several domestic violence casesNFL owners unanimously approved a revised personal conduct policy on Wednesday in wake of criticism over the league’s handling of several domestic violence cases.

Under the new policy, a special counsel for investigation and conduct will oversee initial discipline, but Commissioner Roger Goodell will retain authority to rule on appeals. The policy also includes a more extensive list of prohibited conduct and specific criteria for paid leave for players charge with a crime of violence.

Photo: NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell will retain authority to rule on appeals under new personal conduct policy.

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