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Running back Ray Rice of the Baltimore Ravens pauses while addressing a news conference with his wife Janay at the Ravens training center on May 23, 2014 in Owings Mills, Maryland. (Source: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

NFLPA Hires Investigator To Handle Ray Rice Case

The NFL players’ union has hired former federal prosecutor Richard Craig Smith to oversee its investigation into the Ray Rice domestic violence case.

09/24/2014

Baltimore Ravens assistant director of public relations Patrick M. Gleason holds the door as running back Ray Rice enter a news conference followed by his wife Janay Rice and Ravens team President Dick Cass at the Ravens training center on May 23, 2014 in Owings Mills, Maryland.  (Source: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Union Appeals Rice’s Indefinite Suspension By NFL

The NFL players’ union appealed Ray Rice’s indefinite suspension Tuesday night.

09/16/2014

Baltimore Ravens assistant director of public relations Patrick M. Gleason holds the door as running back Ray Rice enter a news conference followed by his wife Janay Rice and Ravens team President Dick Cass at the Ravens training center on May 23, 2014 in Owings Mills, Maryland.  (Source: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Longer Rice Video Shows Obscenities, Spitting

Ray Rice and Janay Palmer can be heard shouting obscenities at each other, and she appears to spit in the face of the three-time Pro Bowl running back right before he throws a brutal punch in a video shown to The Associated Press by a law enforcement official.

09/09/2014

Wide receiver Josh Gordon #12 of the Cleveland Browns runs for a gain during the second half against the Pittsburgh Steelers at FirstEnergy Stadium on November 24, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

NFLPA May Vote On Drug Policy Changes

The 32 player representatives to the union could vote Tuesday on changes to the NFL’s drug policy that potentially could implement HGH testing.

09/09/2014

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks  at the Rose Theater, at Lincoln Center in New York City.  (Source: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

NFL Increases Domestic Violence Ban To 6 Weeks

Acknowledging he “didn’t get it right” with a two-game suspension for Ravens running back Ray Rice, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced tougher penalties for players accused of domestic violence, including six weeks for a first offense and at least a year for a second.

08/29/2014

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Richie Incognito To Visit Buccaneers On Monday

Former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman Richie Incognito may finally have found a team willing to sign him.

08/25/2014

Rob Gronkowski #87 of the New England Patriots leaves the field after an injury. (credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Keidel: NFL’s ‘Culture Of Coercion’ Destroying Players

A conga line of football icons is suing the NFL for negligence, malfeasance, malpractice, and just about everything short of global warming.

05/23/2014

HOUSTON - SEPTEMBER 26:  Tackle Eric Winston #73 of the Houston Texans locks up with defensive end Jason Hatcher #97 of the Dallas Cowboys during the fourth quarter at Reliant Stadium on September 26, 2010 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Ex-UM Tackle Elected Pres. Of NFLPA

Former University of Miami standout tackle Eric Winston was elected the new president of the National Football League Players Association Wednesday.

CBS Miami–03/19/2014

Richie Incognito (middle) and Jonathan Martin (right). (Source: CBS4)

Report: NFLPA May Fight Further Incognito Suspensions

While guard Richie Incognito is no longer a headache for the Miami Dolphins or its fans, the National Football League still has yet to weigh in on how it will discipline Incognito for his actions while a member of the Dolphins.

CBS Miami–02/18/2014

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Details Emerge As Wells & NFLPA Investigate Fins

Independent investigator Ted Wells remained in Miami Wednesday as he continued to conduct interviews with Miami Dolphins players and staffers over the harassment alleged by tackle Jonathan Martin.

CBS Miami–11/20/2013

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