Emma: NFLPA's Threats Shouldn't Affect Bears' Free AgencyUnion head DeMaurice Smith stated he would sway players from teams like the Bears.
NFLPA Director DeMaurice Smith Attacks Bears' Backing Of Illinois Workers' Comp BillA proposed bill would strip athletes of workers' compensation at the age of 35.
Keidel: Are NFL Players Guilty Until Proven Innocent?The NFL threatened to suspend four players for not cooperating in PED investigation based on a retracted story.
Union Could Vote On Drug Policy Changes TodayThe player's union is pushing for neutral arbitration and a higher threshold for marijuana tests.
Bernstein: NFL Must Ban Brandon MeriweatherIf the Roger Goodell wants to tout safety, there's an obvious move to make here.
Keidel: NFL's 'Culture Of Coercion' Destroying PlayersA conga line of football icons is suing the NFL for negligence, malfeasance, malpractice, and just about everything short of global warming.
Playoff Expansion To Be Discussed At NFL-NFLPA MeetingsThere will be more talk of whether to increase the playoff field from 12 to 14 teams.
Bernstein: Bears A Bad DreamFiguring out what was meaningful from a game like that requires an unusual approach.
Photo: NFLPA Now Selling 'LGBT Pride' T-ShirtsThe winds of change appear to be blowing among professional sports.
NFLPA Asks For Restraining Order For Suspended PlayersThe NFL Players Association has asked a federal judge for a temporary restraining order that would allow players suspended in connection with the NFL's bounty investigation to rejoin their teams in time to play regular season openers.
NFL Players Could Be Required To Wear Thigh, Knee Pads In 2013The NFL has made thigh and knee pads mandatory equipment for the 2013 season, something the players' union could oppose because the move was not collectively bargained.
Union Tells NFL: No blood Samples Yet The players' union has told the NFL to hold off collecting blood for HGH testing, and the league isn't happy about it.