Essentially, Aiello said the league could not fine the players because there was no precedent for it.
One high profile agent says this of enhanced NFLPA agent rules enacted recently: “It’s a shot across the bow of Jay-Z.”
The players of the National Football League released an exclusivevideo Monday thanking fans for their support and patience during the lockout.
Now it can be said with certainty: Get ready for some football!
The 32 NFLPA player representatives unanimously ratified a new collective bargaining agreement, effectively ending the lockout.
After a 10-minute break turned into a lengthy evening siesta that unnerved more than a number of NFL reporters, the NFL owners voted to pass a resolution approving settlement of the Brady v. NFL lawsuit, according to the NFL Network.
NFL owners met Thursday to discuss — and possibly vote on — a tentative deal to end the lockout that began in March.
The 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.
A new collective bargaining agreement could be in place and ratified during the July 21 league meetings, ESPN reported Monday morning.
The 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday threw out a judge’s order lifting the NFL lockout, possibly giving the league leverage in talks aimed at reaching a new labor deal.