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  • NFLPA challenges Goodell's bounty case declaration

    The NFL Players Association filed documents in federal court disputing Commissioner Roger Goodell's sworn statement that he was prepared to discipline players for their involvement in the Saints bounty pool back in March but waited until May as a courtesy to the union.


  • Suspended New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma arrives to testify at Federal Court  in New Orleans, Thursday, July 26, 2012.  Vilma seeking a temporary restraining order that would allow him to return to work while his lawsuit against NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is pending. Goodell suspended Vilma for the entire season for what the NFL has said was his leading role in a player-funded bounty program that paid cash bonuses to Saints defensive players for hits that injured opponents. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

    NFLPA challenges Roger Goodell's bounty case declaration

    The NFL Players Association filed documents in federal court disputing Commissioner Roger Goodell's sworn statement that he was prepared to discipline players for their involvement in the Saints bounty pool back in March but waited until May as a courtesy to the union.


  • Goodell: Saints appeals to be heard by end of week

    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says Saints coach Sean Payton and other New Orleans officials suspended for being involved in the team's bounty program will have their appeals heard in the next few days.


  • Kraft and Mara enjoy the fruits of their NFL labor

    No one would have guessed while the NFL labor war raged last spring that the three of them would be so happy to see each other again.


  • APNewsBreak: Top scientists endorse HGH test

    Nearly two dozen scientists and lab directors from around the world have signed a letter sent to the NFL and the players' association stating the current test for human growth hormone is safe, scientifically reliable and appropriate for use in professional sports leagues.


  • APNewsBreak: Congress wants to talk HGH with NFL

    Congress is stepping up its efforts to push the NFL and its players toward an agreement on testing for human growth hormone.


  • NFLPA head Smith to address NBA players in meeting

    NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith will speak to NBA players during a meeting to update them on collective bargaining talks.


  • NFL Comissioner Roger Goodell and NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith shake hands after signing their collective bargaining agreement at the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio on Friday. (AP Photo/Phil Long)

    Roger Goodell, NFLPA's DeMaurice Smith sign new 10-year CBA

    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and NFLPA head DeMaurice Smith each grabbed a side of the massive 300-page collective bargaining agreement between the players and league owners and exchanged a relieved handshake while posing for the cameras.


  • Goodell, NFLPA head Smith sign new, 10-year deal

    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and NFLPA head DeMaurice Smith each grabbed a side of the massive 300-page collective bargaining agreement between the players and league owners and exchanged a relieved handshake while posing for the cameras.


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