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  • NFLPA director offers support for Northwestern players' union efforts

    NFLPA director offers support for Northwestern players' union efforts
    NFL Players Assn. Executive Director DeMaurice Smith has spoken out in support of the ruling allowing Northwestern football players to unionize, saying it has nothing to do with college athletes looking for a paycheck.
  • Salaries for college athletes not on Ramogi Huma's agenda

    Salaries for college athletes not on Ramogi Huma's agenda
    The group behind the effort to unionize Northwestern athletes isn’t interested in advocating for salaries for them. In a forum at the Aspen Institute in Washington on Thursday, College Athletes Players Assn. President Ramogi Huma refuted the notion...

    NFL could expand playoff field to 14 teams as early as 2014 season

    NFL could expand playoff field to 14 teams as early as 2014 season
    ORLANDO, Fla. — There is a good chance the NFL will expand the playoff field from 12 to 14 teams, and the change could come as early as the upcoming season. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, speaking Wednesday at the conclusion of the league's...

    NFL could expand playoffs by two teams in time for 2014 season

    NFL could expand playoffs by two teams in time for 2014 season
    ORLANDO, Fla. — There is a good chance the NFL will expand the playoff field from 12 to 14 teams, and the change could come as early as the upcoming season. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, speaking Wednesday at the conclusion of the league’s...

    Eric Winston elected president of NFL players' union

    Eric Winston elected president of NFL players' union
    Eric Winston was elected president of the NFL Players Assn. on Wednesday, three years after he was active for the union during the lockout. The 30-year-old offensive lineman was the Arizona Cardinals' starting right tackle last season, his eighth in the...