Gene Upshaw

Barkley: Likely NBA Lockout Would Be 'Devastating'According to two former professional athletes, the current labor turmoil in the NFL and NBA can be directly tied to the players having the upper hand in previous eras.
NFL Owner Not Optimistic About 2011 SeasonIt seems everyday brings a new outlook for the 2011 NFL season. Yesterday, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said he was hopeful a new deal could be reached. Today, comes a less optimistic outlook.