Kevin Mawae

NFLPA president Kevin Mawae. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Players Still Reviewing Proposed Deal; Vote Unclear

NFL players are still reviewing the written proposal owners voted on and passed Thursday, according to NFLPA president Kevin Mawae.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2011

Lance Briggs

Bernstein: NFL Players Cracking At Deadline?

When NFL players decertified their union months ago, it was a cosmetic, procedural move to pave the way for antitrust litigation in an attempt to gain leverage against owners bent on grabbing a bigger share of the profits.

670 The Score–07/14/2011

Roger Goodell

Mediation Continues With Lockout Back In Place

A day after the NFL Lockout was upheld by the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, the league’s owner players and the legal teams returned to court for another mediation session.


NFL Logo

NFL Asks Judge To Keep Lockout In Place

NFL claims that there are no legal grounds to remove the current lockout, and on Monday that’s the case they brought before a federal judge.


Roger Goodell and DeMaurice Smith

NFL, Players’ Union Enter 13th Day Of Negotiations

The NFL players’ union and the NFL owners will continue, for the 13th day, to try and work out how to split the roughly $9 billion in annual revenues.


2011 NFC Championship: Green Bay Packers v Chicago Bears

NFL Lockout Is Millionaires Against Billionaires

With the Super Bowl coming up in another week and a lockout looming for the NFL, celebrations might not as exciting as some would like. Owners want to make more money and cut the players earnings.


Chicago Bears vs Carolina Panthers

NFL Owner Not Optimistic About 2011 Season

It 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.


Julius Peppers

Bears Players And Their Families Could Lose Health Care In March

(WSCR) – With concussions and helmet to helmet hits becoming a hot stove topic, the NFL appears to be taking the stance that player health is a top priority. However, with a potential lockout rearing […]


What About Bob?

Mike Quade’s Cubs continue to play better than Lou Piniella’s Cubs, now 13-7 since the latter drifted away weeping.  Small sample size, sure, but still nice for the candidacy of a seemingly good guy. Even […]