Posts Tagged ‘nfl lockout’

Players and Owners Reach Agreement on Final CBA

The NFL owners and players reached agreement on final details of the CBA late Wednesday night according to Mike Freeman of CBSSports. Now, the team reps will detail the CBA to the general membership. Players will conduct the vote, fax in the results, and if ratified, practice can start for everyone at 4 p.m. eastern. […]

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Titans RB Chris Johnson Seems on the Verge of a Holdout

While the lockout is over, it doesn’t mean Titans RB Chris Johnson will be reporting for work right away. A Pro Bowler in each of his three seasons — and a first-team all-pro in 2009 when he set a single-season record with 2,509 yards from scrimmage — Johnson may not be content to play for […]

Source: Players To Make Vote Monday

NFL owners and players have supposedly agreed to a plan that would call for the players’ executive group to vote on Monday to strongly consider accepting the CBA and recertifying as a union, a source said Saturday. According to the source, movement in talks with the owners has put the 11-member NFLPA executive board in […]

Owners Vote to End Lockout

NFL clubs approved today the terms of a comprehensive settlement of litigation and a new 10-year collective bargaining agreement with the NFL Players Association. The vote was taken at a league meeting in Atlanta where the clubs were briefed on the terms of the agreement and the rules for the transition into the new League […]

NFL and NFLPA Hope To Ratify CBA Today

While no deal was agreed up Wednesday before the 32 team representatives departed the NFLPA headquarters, they gave NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith and the NFLPA’s executive committee a “vote of confidence” to resolve the issues that remain before an agreement can be endorsed to the ten plaintiffs in the Brady v NFL antitrust lawsuit. […]

Economics Of a New NFL Labor Deal are Basically Done

The economics of a deal between the National Football League and NFL Players Association is essentially done, Albert Breer of the NFL Network reports. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Thursday night that an agreement was reached on a rookie wage scale, with his colleague John Clayton reporting that the salary cap is expected to be […]

NFL Coaches and Players Pusing the Limit Breaking the Lockout Rules

In the first days of Catholicism, when it was illegal to practice the new religion within the Roman Empire, devoted followers would meet in secret, hoping violent dictators wouldn’t hear about their transgressions. That’s kind of what’s happening in the NFL these days. The players (the devoted followers) are communicating with their leaders (coaches) to […]