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Nfl Lockout

5 Teams Kyle Orton May Wind Up On

Posted 08.01.2011 | Denver

As Day 92 of the lockout continues, we again talk about the "what if" scenarios that circulate the NFL players whose jobs maybe in flux. One of the mo...

NFL Lockout May Reduce Ex-Wives' Alimony Payments

Forbes | Posted 08.01.2011 | Divorce

For years, they undoubtedly listened to their husbands dissect the finer points of an on-side kick, zone coverage, or the blitz. But now, many form...

Taking The Lead: NFL Rookie Takes Disabled Teen To Middle School Dance

Posted 07.28.2011 | Impact

Chicago Bears rookie linebacker J.T. Thomas became the inspirational story of the lockout-dominated NFL offseason Monday, a few days after escorting a...

Angry NFL Fans Warn Roger Goodell About Lockout

AP | TERESA M. WALKER | Posted 07.26.2011 | Sports

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell defended the lockout to some unhappy Tennessee Titans fans and said that the league does not h...

The Key to the Future of the NFL: Interpreting the Norris-LaGuardia Act

Andrew Brandt | Posted 07.26.2011 | Sports
Andrew Brandt

I have received scores of questions asking in different forms the following: "How can two courts interpret the Norris-LaGuardia Act in two completely different ways?" Welcome to the law.

Ochocinco To Tackle Snake Wrangling

Sporting News | Staff Report | Posted 07.26.2011 | Sports

A throwaway line from Cincinnati Bengals owner Mike Brown has apparently given a certain Bengals wide receiver his next idea on how to keep himself bu...

Broncos Safety Substitute Teaches During Lockout

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 07.23.2011 | Denver

While the NFL lockout lingers on, some Broncos find solace in the off season practicing with veteran safety Brian Dawkins, but David Bruton is spendin...

Ray Lewis: Crime Will Rise With No NFL

Posted 07.22.2011 | Sports

Baltimore Ravens star Ray Lewis told ESPN's Sal Paolantonio that he believes there will be an increase in crime if the lockout continues into the regu...

Latest Court Ruling a Path to the NFL Back in Business?

Andrew Brandt | Posted 07.19.2011 | Sports
Andrew Brandt

While in theory the players have the stronger argument in Brady v. NFL, in reality they can't wait. Time has been and will continue to be on the owners' side.

Eeny, Meeny, Miny, Moe

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 07.17.2011 | Denver

The NFL lockout appears to still be firmly in place after the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals decided in favor of the NFL over the players on Monday...

NFL Lockout Remains In Place

AP | DAVE CAMPBELL | Posted 07.16.2011 | Sports

MINNEAPOLIS — The NFL's lockout remains in place, a federal appeals court ruled Monday. That means the league likely won't get back to business ...

Personal Foul for the NFL

Stuart Diamond | Posted 07.16.2011 | Sports
Stuart Diamond

The two sides should stop, take a deep breath, and remind themselves that they love the game of football. This common feeling could be a basis for the players and owners to treat each other better.

Let's Get Things Rolling

Muhammad Wilkerson | Posted 07.13.2011 | Sports
Muhammad Wilkerson

I am praying, like every other guy that's been drafted, that the lockout/labor situation will get settled. I just want to get out there and play football.

Reggie Bush Enjoying NFL Lockout

Posted 07.10.2011 | Sports

The New Orleans Saints drafting another running back? Reggie Bush isn't so happy about that. Some extra time off due to the NFL lockout? He can't c...

Shooting the Messenger: Goodell Source of Players' Anger

Andrew Brandt | Posted 07.10.2011 | Sports
Andrew Brandt

There has been quite a bit of acrimony coming the way of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in recent weeks. Players are frustrated with the lockout and it preventing them from going to work and getting paid.

Are NFL Teams Recruiting During Lockout?

Sporting News | Staff Report | Posted 07.09.2011 | Sports

NFL teams are not allowed contact of any kind with players during the lockout, but a report in Pro Football Weekly could place several teams at risk f...

NFL Lockout Will Affect Players' Alimony Payments

Bloomberg | Scott Soshnick | Posted 07.09.2011 | Divorce

Tina Julian, a 33-year-old nurse in San Diego, says she may not be able to afford child care if National Football League owners and players can't agre...

New York Fans, Unite!

Brian Frederick | Posted 07.09.2011 | Sports
Brian Frederick

For years, sports team owners and leagues have played on our loyalties and preyed on our wallets, forcing even the most marginal fan to subsidize sports stadiums and arenas that then enable them to charge us ever-higher prices for tickets to games.

NFL Commisioner Expresses Frustration

AP | DOUG TUCKER | Posted 07.06.2011 | Sports

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell expressed frustration Thursday in the lack of negotiations toward a new collective bargaining ...

Jordan Schultz

2011 NFL Draft Grades | Jordan Schultz | Posted 07.02.2011 | Sports

UPDATE: Click HERE to listen to Jordan Schultz break down the 2011 NFL Draft results on Sports Talk 610 with host Nick Wright. The NFL Draft has co...

National Security ... and The NFL?

Marty Robins | Posted 07.03.2011 | Sports
Marty Robins

Just as we saw in connection with the financial crash of 2008, when important elements of society feel that they are beyond reproach and that their needs are paramount, dire consequences ensue.

NFL Lockout Back On

AP | By JON KRAWCZYNSKI | Posted 06.29.2011 | Sports

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. -- The NFL lockout is back. The league announced the move late Friday, hours after a key courtroom victory. NFL spokesman Greg Ai...

Welcome Back

AP | JON KRAWCZYNSKI | Posted 06.29.2011 | Sports

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP - JON KRAWCZYNSKI) -- NFL players are back at work - and back in court. Attorneys for the players filed a 39-page argument ...

'Excessive' Security At NFL Team's Facility

AP | TERESA M. WALKER | Posted 06.28.2011 | Sports

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Players were met by what they called "excessive" security Thursday when they arrived at the Tennessee Titans practice facilit...

Football Is Back... For Now

AP | DAVE CAMPBELL | Posted 06.28.2011 | Sports

MINNEAPOLIS — Finally, the NFL is getting back to football. Five days after a federal judge declared the lockout was illegal and nearly seven w...