NFLPA Executive Director Demaurice Smith Statement To Players On Referee LockoutThe decision by the NFL owners to lockout the referees jeopardizes your health and safety.
Goodell, Smith Sign 10-Year Collective Bargaining AgreementNFL commissioner Roger Goodell and NFLPA head DeMaurice Smith have signed the new collective bargaining agreement on a makeshift table on the steps of the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio.
NFLPA Votes To Unanimously Approve CBANow it can be said with certainty: Get ready for some football!
NFLPA Won't Vote On CBA Agreement WednesdayThe latest twist in the touch-and-go efforts to end the NFL lockout: Players didn't vote Wednesday on a full proposal to settle the labor dispute.
Players, Owners Argue Over Legality Of Lockout At HearingThe NFL and its players went back to court Friday for a pivotal hearing before a federal appeals court on the legality of the lockout, now nearly three months old with no sign of a new collective bargaining agreement that would save the 2011 season.
De Smith: Lockout Isn't About 'Shut Up And Play'The executive director of the NFL Players Association says the lockout shouldn't be boiled down to "Shut up and play."