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Former NFL players Kevin Mawae, left, and Ernie Conwell, right, and lobbyist Alton Ashy represented the NFL Players Association in its opposition to a workers compensation bill pushed by New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson, Thursday, May 22, 2014, in Baton Rouge, La. The Senate labor committee narrowly voted in favor of the bill. (AP Photo/Melinda Deslatte)

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** FILE ** New York Giants owner John Mara, center, speaks during a news conference at the NFL Players Association in Washington, Monday, July 25, 2011, after the NFL Players Association executive board and 32 team reps voted unanimously Monday to approve the terms of a deal with owners to the end the 4½-month lockout. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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Kevin Mawae, president of the NFL Players Association, said in a statement Friday morning that players were discussing the NFL's most recent proposal. Players have yet to approve the 10-year collective bargaining agreement approved by the owners. When they do, the lockout will be lifted. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

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Vonnie Holliday with the Washington Redskins leaves the NFL Players Association on Wednesday, as talks to end the NFL lockout continued. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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Retired NFL football player Cornelius Bennett arrives at the NFL Players Association offices in Washington on Tuesday as talks to end the NFL lockout contnue. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

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NFL Players Association spokesman George Atallah (right) said Monday in Washington that players are hoping to "have something to look at." (Associated Press)

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DeMaurice Smith, the executive director of the NFL Players Association, shown here talking to reporters outside the federal courthouse after a hearing in April, made a graduation speech at the University of Maryland that compared the players' lockout fight against the owners to the detractors the students will face in their future.

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Washington Redskins General Manager Bruce Allen arrives at the Washington offices of the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service for contract negotiations with the NFL Players Association, Thursday, March 10, 2011. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

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DeMaurice Smith, executive director of the NFL Players Association, removes his hat as he arrives for negotiations with the NFL involving a federal mediator in Washington, Wednesday, March 9, 2011 (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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Roger Goodell, NFL commissioner, arrives for negotiations with the NFL Players Association involving a federal mediator in Washington, Wednesday, March 9, 2011 (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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DeMaurice Smith, executive director of the NFL Players Association, leaves after a day's negotiations with the NFL involving a federal mediator, Monday, March 7, 2011, in Washington. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

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DeMaurice Smith, executive director of the NFL Players Association, walks to negotiations with the NFL involving a federal mediator in Washington, Monday, March 7, 2011 (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell arrives for football labor negotiations with the NFL Players Association involving a federal mediator, Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith, right, talks with members of the media as he arrives for labor talks with the NFL on Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

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NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell arrives for football labor negotiations with the NFL Players Association involving a federal mediator, Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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NFL Players Association Executive Director DeMaurice Smith exits an NFL/NFLPA mediation session at Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service headquarters in Washington, Monday, Feb. 21, 2011. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)