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Saints, Graham Agree On 4-Year DealThe deal is reportedly for four years and $40 million, with $21 million guaranteed.
NFL Expects To Have Independent Neurologists At Games In 2013 NFL general counsel Jeff Pash says he expects independent neurological consultants to be on sidelines during games next season to help diagnose and treat concussions.
NFL Collective Bargaining Agreement Becomes OfficialNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and NFL Players’ Association executive director DeMaurice Smith shook hands and hugged Friday as they signed a new collective bargaining agreement.
Goodell Asked To Speak At NFL Players' SymposiumIn the midst of ongoing labor issues and a lockout, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was set to speak at the Players’ Association’s rookie symposium.
Analyst: NFL, Players May Want To Resolve Dispute Without CourtAn analyst says a recent meeting between NFL players and owners in the western suburbs might be evidence that the two sides could be seeking to solve their dispute on their own.
Head Of NFL Players Association To Miss Negotiation SessionNFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith is expected to miss a court-ordered labor negotiation session today.
NFL Lockout Poses Challenges To RookiesWith a lockout looming, NFL rookies could lose out on a lot.
NFLPA Prepares Strike Fund For Potential LockoutWith just days left to come up with a new collective bargaining agreement, the NFL is taking every step to prepare for a lockout. Included in these preparations is a fund to pay players if there is a lockout.
Answer To NFL Agreement To Let Union See Financial Books?The biggest issue threatening the next football season is the division of revenue. Neither side will budge, hoping to take a bigger piece of the pie. If there are financial pressures like the owners claim, showing some proof might help ease the players union's stiff stance.
NFL And Union Bring Dispute Over TV Money To CourtThe NFL is facing a possible lockout at the end of next week and only little progress has been made. Thursday, the NFL and players union took a dispute over money made from broadcasting rights before a federal judge.
Second Day Of NFL Mediation A Good Sign?With just two weeks left on the current NFL labor deal, progress needs to be made fast. The owners and players union could be making that progress now with a federal mediator in the mix.
Franchise Tags Next Issue For NFL, UnionEvery day it seems as though there is something new the NFL and union disagree on. This time, it's franchise tags neither can agree on.