Roger Goodell has a tough job. He has to cater to the needs of his employers (the owners), while policing the players and trying to appease the fans.
In other words, everybody hates him.
If ever there were a profession that would prepare somebody to take over the hallowed seat of commissioner of the NFL, it's politics. Major politicians are overpaid, cater to the wrong people and everybody hates them. A perfect fit.
Here are five political figures who would make great (or hilariously terrible) commissioners of the NFL.