The 2010 graduates of UMass Lowell were lucky enough to have NFL commissioner Roger Goodell deliver their commencement address. If you're looking for a bit of football-themed inspiration regarding the challenges and promise of tomorrow, here you go:
I guess that's about what I'd expect from the commissioner: conservative, wise and straightforward. I'm glad he was able to get through the ceremony without suspending anyone for four games.
If you're wondering about some of the references to his father, give this a read: Senator Charles E. Goodell has a story every bit as compelling as his son's intern-to-head honcho tale.