Roger Goodell reportedly close to five-year extension that runs through 2024

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National Football League commissioner Roger Goodell is close to receiving a contract extension, according to Sports Business Journal.

As it stands today, Goodell's current contract is set to expire in 2019.

Goodell, 58, made $212.5 million in his first 10 years as commissioner after taking taking over for Paul Tagliabue in 2006. Because the two sides have yet to formally agree to a new deal, the parameters and financial details surrounding the looming pact have yet to come to light.

A committee chaired by Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank has had ongoing discussions about a new contract for Goodell since the league meetings in May, a league source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.

A new contract would mean Goodell will likely oversee negotiations between owners and the NFL Players Association over a new collective bargaining agreement in 2021.

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An NFL spokesperson, in a statement to HBO, said the league tried to engage the union in drafting a tougher policy but said the union had no interest.

In 2016, Goodell reportedly made $34 million as commissioner.

The NFL has grown rapidly under Goodell's stewardship, with revenue expected to reach $14 billion by fiscal year 2017.

Brady and Goodell underwent a legal battle over Brady's four-game suspension for his role in Deflategate, a ball-deflating scandal which started during the AFC Championship Game following the 2014 season. The move toward this extension signaled as much.

Goodell's tenure has seen no shortage of issues, ranging from the league's evolving stance on players accused of domestic violence to its handling of player safety, such as concussions and head trauma.

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