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NFL Gets Better: Football League Adds Sexual Orientation Protections

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.26.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON -- The NFL has removed a hurdle for professional football players who may be thinking of coming out as gay, banning discrimination based on...

Sources: HGH Test Added To New NFL CBA

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 10.04.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON — Quarterback Donovan McNabb eagerly bounded onto the practice field with his Minnesota Vikings teammates in Mankato, Minn., on Thurs...

NFL Players, Owners Working To Finish CBA

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 10.03.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — With yet another deadline approaching, NFL players and owners still are debating drug testing, benefits and the player conduct policy...

NFL Lockout Officially Over

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 09.24.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON — After months of public nastiness and private negotiations, of court filings and rulings, of players and owners squabbling over more...

NFL Players' Heated Reactions To Owners' Approval

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 09.21.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON — Sorry, football fans. The NFL is stuck in a holding pattern, with work still to be done to end the lockout. Heck, the players have...

NFL Owners Expect To Vote On Tentative Deal

AP | PAUL NEWBERRY | Posted 09.20.2011 | Sports

COLLEGE PARK, Ga. — The country's most popular sport is in limbo for at least another day. NFL owners overwhelmingly approved a tentative agree...

NFL, Players Making Progress

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 09.13.2011 | Sports

Noting that "progress has been made," NFL owners and players wrapped up a round of intensive talks Friday without a full agreement to end the league's...

Star Quarterbacks: Wrap It Up!

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH and BARRY WILNER | Posted 09.12.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — Calling the players' offer "fair for both sides," star quarterbacks Tom Brady, Peyton Manning and Drew Brees – plaintiffs in an...

NFL Players, Owners Hold Secret Meetings

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 08.08.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — The NFL and its players held talks Tuesday in New York, seeking a resolution to the labor impasse. Three people familiar with the me...

Last Call.. Again

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON — Unable to decide how to divvy up $9 billion a year, NFL owners and players put the country's most popular sport in limbo Friday by ...

The Battle for a Billion

Wm. David Cornwell, Sr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Wm. David Cornwell, Sr.

If NFL owners expect NFL players to act like partners by sharing their investment in the game, then NFL owners must treat NFL players as partners by sharing the benefits of that investment.

NFL, Players Agree To CBA Extension

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON — Timeout, NFL. And NFLPA. Buying time to try to close big gaps on big issues, the NFL and the players' union agreed Friday to exten...

DEADLINE EXTENDED

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON — America's favorite sport is still in business – for another day. The NFL and the players' union decided Thursday to keep the...

Obama Addresses NFL Labor Dispute

Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

President Barack Obama weighed in on the NFL lockout situation on Thursday, the last day before the current collective bargaining agreement expires. ...

LAST CALL

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON — America's favorite sport is still in business – for another day. The NFL and the players' union decided Thursday to keep the...

Players Score Major Victory Over NFL

AP | DAVE CAMPBELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

MINNEAPOLIS — Just as a fourth-quarter turnover can swing the momentum of a game, NFL players got a big gain at a key point in their labor fight...

The Clock Is Ticking

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

WASHINGTON — With time running out on the NFL's labor contract, one team owner – the New York Giants' John Mara – joined mediated ne...

Super Bowl Could Be Last NFL Game Until 2012

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas — The Pack is back. NFL football? Well, nobody's quite sure when that's going to return. Led by quarterback Aaron Rodgers, the...

There Will Not Be a Lockout in the NFL

Wm. David Cornwell, Sr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Wm. David Cornwell, Sr.

It does not matter which side initiates a work stoppage, each side ends up hurting itself as much as the other side. NFL owners will not lockout players in 2011 because there is a better option.