Profession: Commissioner of the National Football League (NFL)
Why Famous: The current NFL Commissioner, succeeding Paul Tagliabue on August 8, 2006. Commentators have described him as "the most powerful man in sports".
- 1997-10-25 NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell (38) weds news anchor Jane Skinner (30) at First Presbyterian Church in Lake Forest, Illinois
- 2006-09-01 Roger Goodell begins his tenure as NFL Commissioner