Posts Tagged ‘NFLPA’

NFLPA Approves Changes to IR Rule; Moving Back Trade Deadline

There’s hope for players out there that have injuries, as today the NFLPA approved a rule change that will allow one designated player to return from injured reserve and play this season. There was also a tweak made to the trade deadline, as now it will be moved back to weeks to games played after […]

Players Union Filed Lawsuit Stating Owners Had Secret Salary Cap in 2010

The players union claimed Wednesday that the NFL imposed a secret salary cap during the uncapped 2010 season that cost the players at least $1 billion. The complaint was filed in U.S. District Court in Minneapolis, which oversees the Reggie White settlement covering NFL labor matters. But the league says the union has no grounds […]

NFLPA Pays Cleveland a Visit Over Colt McCoy Concussion Issue

There’s plenty of talk that the Browns didn’t handle the concussion situation of QB Colt McCoy the right way on Thursday night during their 14-3 loss to the Steelers, and now the NFL Union is going to have a little chat with the Browns about it. NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith sent union […]

Video: NFL / Retired Players Sue NFLPA

Why are the former NFL players suing the NFLPA, including Tom Brady? Click to listen to Profootballtalk.com editor, Mike Florio, discuss this lawsuit today on the Tim Brando Show.

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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NFL Lockout Deal & Football This Week

Legendary senior writer jclombardi reports about NFL lockout deal. BREAKING NEWS: Sources are verifying ESPN’s Chris Mortensen’s report that NFL owners and NFLPA settled the final unresolved issues in the NFL lockout.  Monday, the NFLPA is expected to approve the new collective bargaining agreement.  Then, the players can report to their training camps beginning on […]

Packers: NFL Lockout & NFLPA Voting Monday

Senior writer jclombardi–NFLPA vote Monday & NFL season timeline. Clipped from: espn.go.com (share this clip) NFLPA vote Monday & NFL Timeline: NFL owners and players have tentatively agreed to a plan that would allow for the players’ executive committee to vote on Monday to recommend accepting the CBA and recertifying as a union, a source said […]