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NFL At 100: the shadow of domestic violence over league

The NFL got tougher on players charged with domestic violence after mishandling Ray Rice’s case five years ago.

Still, some don’t think the league is tough enough considering a disturbing wave of incidents since Rice’s domestic abuse case motivated the league to institute new discipline policies and implement initiatives to aid victims, educate players and raise awareness.

U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal blistered the NFL on Thursday, demanding an even tougher stance on players charged with domestic violence while sharing a letter he sent to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.

“The NFL has failed to lead on the issue of domestic violence & sexual assault by its players.