NFL Players Association
The bizarre saga playing out between the Miami Dolphins and offensive tackle Jonathan Martin took new turns Sunday morning.
The NFL Players Association is looking into Jonathan Martin’s situation in Miami, but has not launched an investigation into possible harassment of the offensive tackle by his teammates.
The National Football League announced Wednesday it was ending the traditional AFC vs. NFC Pro Bowl format in favor of a fantasy draft for the 2014 Pro Bowl.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has repeatedly in the past talked about protecting the shield, referencing the NFL and its. But the owners decision to lock out the referees has spawned disaster and now the NFL Players Association is telling its members the new refs are a danger to their health.
It was just a few years ago that South Florida was the center of the pro football world with both the NFL Pro Bowl and the Super Bowl being held at Sun Life Stadium. But one of those games may not be around much longer.
Domonique Foxworth has been elected president of the NFL Players Association without opposition. In 2007, Foxworth was elected by the Broncos as a player representative. In 2008, he became the youngest vice president of the NFLPA Executive Committee.
As talks of the lockout fade into the past and the Dolphins begin to look forward to a wild free agency period in the coming days, the NFL and the NFL Players Association have finally released the full calendar for the coming NFL year.
After more than four months of the NFL lockout, NFL Players and team owners have agreed to the terms of a new 10-year collective bargaining agreement.
Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross joined 30 fellow owners in approving a deal negotiated between the players’ trade association and the NFL to end the more than 120 day lockout. Then the players decided to throw on the brakes for a new NFL season starting on time.
As the hours ticked away to save much of the NFL’s preseason; NFL owners, including the Dolphins’ Stephen Ross, voted in favor of a settlement to the anti-trust/TV lawsuits that will eventually become the basis of the new collective bargaining agreement.