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The NFL boss presented the Vince Lombardi Trophy to the Steelers in February and emceed his third draft over the weekend
Dan Patrick: Were you nervous on the podium when we handed out the Super Bowl trophy?
Roger Goodell: [Laughs.] No, it's one of the best moments of being a commissioner, when you're able to hand out the trophy that signifies that kind of an achievement.
DP: I was nervous, just so you know. What about the draft—whose name concerned you?
RG: I went through them all [ahead of time] and they were relatively simple. But Brian Orakpo [below, with Goodell] was the one I was a little bit cautious of, at least initially.
DP: What about Rey Maualuga?
RG: Yes, but I always say I'm glad I'm not Gary Bettman. He's got a lot more challenging draft choices than I do.
DP: The BBC reported that London was in the running to host the Super Bowl. Have there been talks?