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By Glenn Erby On Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

NFLPA Ask Goodell To Recuse Himself From Brady Appeal

Tom Brady will move forward with his appeal of the NFL’s mandated four game suspension. The NFLPA just announced that they’ve requested Roger Goodell recuse himself from the appeals process. Union More...

By Troy Haliburton On Friday, April 24th, 2015

NFLPA May Sue League Over Greg Hardy’s Suspension

The NFL Players Association plans on appealing the 10-game suspension levied down by Commissioner Roger Goodell on former Panthers, and current Dallas Cowboys defensive end, Greg Hardy. The NFLPA feels very strongly More...

By Glenn Erby On Monday, March 16th, 2015

DeMaurice Smith re-elected by NFLPA as Executive Director

After all the hype and discussion, the vote wasn’t even close. Choosing to keep things the way they are — NFL player representatives voted to retain DeMaurice Smith as executive director of the union. In More...

By BSO Staff On Friday, January 23rd, 2015

NFLPA Files Grievance Against NFL Over New Conduct Policy

The NFLPA has filed a grievance against the NFL because the owners approved a new personal conduct policy unanimously on Dec. 10th without the consent of the NFLPA. “The union referred to Article 2, Section More...

By Troy Haliburton On Sunday, November 9th, 2014

Vikings Divided on AP’s Return Even if Reinstated

The NFL Players association has sent a letter to the NFL, calling for the immediate reinstatement of Vikings RB Adrian Peterson, citing an agreement that was agreed to between the Minnesota Vikings and the NFLPA More...

By Glenn Erby On Friday, October 24th, 2014

Report: Roger Goodell Has Made $210M Since ’07

  Being the commissioner of todays NFL pays more than you could ever imagine. According to former NFL player Sean Gilbert, Goodell has made more than Calvin Johnson and Adrian Peterson combine since 2007. “Are More...

By Troy Haliburton On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

Report: NFL May Have 2 Different Conduct Policies for Players and Staff

The NFL’S new personal conduct policy may have 2 different layers to it and affect players differently from everyone else. Under the old policy, everyone was subject to the same policy under commissioner More...

By Glenn Erby On Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

NFLPA To Conduct Investigation Into Ray Rice Case

The NFLPA will reportedly conduct its own investigation into the Ray Rice situation and the way it was handled by the NFL and the Ravens. NFLPA announces it has launched its own investigation into handling of Ray More...

By Natasha Paul On Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

NFLPA Files Appeal of Ray Rice DV Suspension

The NFLPA has formally filed an appeal of Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension from the league for domestic violence. Rice was originally suspended for 2 games for knocking his then fianc√©, Janay Palmer, out. More...

By Glenn Erby On Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Report: Josh Gordon Now Allowed At Browns Facility

Josh Gordon may have to quit his job as a car salesman. Ian Rapoport is reporting that as part of the new NFL drug policy, the Browns star wide receiver can is allowed to return to the teams facilities. Per new More...

By Glenn Erby On Monday, September 8th, 2014

Report: NFL & NFLPA Reach Tentative Agreement On New Drug Policy

Chris Mortensen is reporting that the NFL and the NFLPA have reach a tentative agreement on a new drug policy. ¬†According to the report, reps from all 32 teams will vote on the measure Tuesday. The NFL Players More...

By Zack Williford On Saturday, August 30th, 2014

NFL, NFLPA Discussing Raising Threshold for Positive Marijuana Test

It appears the questions surrounding the levels of marijuana in suspended Cleveland Browns reciever Josh Gordon’s system are helping to spur the NFLPA to investigate just how much THC should validate a suspension; More...

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