Posts Tagged ‘NFLPA’

State of the Union: Fan proposals to change the NFL

Earlier today, Adam Schein gave his nine proposals to improve the NFL. So we asked the fans to see what they thought would help improve the game we all love so much. Here are the best or most interesting suggestions from the NFL’s passionate, and vocal fan base.

Mawae: Meeting with owners went ‘well’

Top executives from the NFL and NFLPA, including a handful of former and current players, met Saturday morning to address ongoing labor issues.

NFLPA issues statement on Moats situation

One day after the run-in between a Dallas police officer and Houston Texans RB Ryan Moats hit the airwaves and blogosphere, NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith released a statement on the situation.

Dungy could be a liaison between players, league

Tony Dungy has been approached by new NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith, who’s interested in having the retired coach assume a role of liaison between the players and the NFL office.

Smith can be unifying force for NFLPA

DeMaurice Smith walked into the NFLPA meetings in Maui over the weekend and spoke boldly about his litigating background, presented an infectious energy and a comprehensive plan to move the group forward.

Staph infection flare-ups worry NFLPA

It is not just Cleveland tight end Kellen Winslow and the rest of his teammates that are alarmed at the number of staph infections that have plagued the Browns. The NFL Players Association also has taken notice.

NFLPA searching for executive director

In recent days, NFL Executive Vice President of Football Operations Ray Anderson’s name has come up in connection to the NFLPA executive director position held by the late Gene Upshaw.

Upshaw memorial today

The memorial service for for former NFL Players Association Executive Director Gene Upshaw will be held this morning at 11 a.m. ET at the Kennedy Center Concert Hall in Washington, D.C.

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