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Elliott Granted Temporary Restraining Order, Eligible For Sunday's Game

NEW YORK (AP) – Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott was granted another legal reprieve Tuesday night in the running back’s fight to avoid a six-game suspension over domestic violence allegations. 722 more words


NFL, Players' Association Meet To Discuss Social Activism

The NFL and the Players Association are working together to discuss social activism by players.  The two sides met on Tuesday, issuing a joint statement saying they engaged in a productive conversation and are committed to an ongoing dialogue.  52 more words

Comments Are 'Inappropriate, Offensive and Divisive': NFL Owners Speak Out Against Trump's Rhetoric

The business moguls who control the NFL are siding with their players over President Trump.

The president kicked up a furor on Friday when he  412 more words


NFL Commissioner, Players' Union Angrily Denounce Trump

SOMERSET, N.J. (AP) — The National Football League and its players’ union on Saturday angrily denounced President Donald Trump for suggesting that owners fire players who kneel during the national anthem and that fans consider walking out in protest “when somebody disrespects our flag.” 854 more words


NFL Players' Union Names Kaepernick 'Community MVP' For Charity Work

WASHINGTON (AP) — The NFL players’ union has honored Colin Kaepernick for his charitable contributions.

Kaepernick has been outspoken on issues of racial and social justice. 161 more words


NFL Players Union Stands In Solidarity With WGA As Strike Looms

The NFL Players Association has weighed in on the threatened writers strike, urging management’s AMPTP to “negotiate in good faith towards a fair and equitable collective bargaining agreement that reflects the hard work of thousands of writers.” 664 more words

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How Long Should Injured Pro Athletes Get Workers Comp?

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Should injured pro athletes be allowed to earn worker compensation benefits until they are 67 years old, like other workers, even if their athletic careers normally would have ended more than 30 years earlier? 724 more words