NEWwbztv-small wbz-am-small 985-small mytv38web2

Patriots

Report: Patriots Brady, Mankins Ready To Testify

View Comments
Tom Brady throws a pass against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Tom Brady throws a pass against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field. (Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images)

Patriots Central
Buy Patriots Tickets
Sun Sep.21
Home vs Oakland Raiders
findticketsbtn Report: Patriots Brady, Mankins Ready To Testify
Mon Sep.29
Away vs Kansas City Chiefs
findticketsbtn Report: Patriots Brady, Mankins Ready To Testify
Sun Oct.5
Home vs Cincinnati Bengals
findticketsbtn Report: Patriots Brady, Mankins Ready To Testify
Sun Oct.12
Away vs Buffalo Bills
findticketsbtn Report: Patriots Brady, Mankins Ready To Testify
 
Shop for Patriots Gear
NFL Scoreboard
NFL Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

BOSTON (CBS) – If the NFL Players Union were to decertify, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and guard Logan Mankins would be at the front of the line to battle the NFL, according to reports.

ESPN is reporting, along with Brady and Mankins, the Colts Peyton Manning and Saints Drew Brees have agreed to be lead plaintiffs on the antitrust suit the players will file against the NFL if no labor agreement is reached and the union files for decertification.

Read: Cautious Optimism From NFL Labor Talks

By decertifying, the union would no longer represent NFL players as they would give up their rights under labor laws. Instead, the players would take their chances in court under an unitrust law.

NFL Lockout: What It All Means

On Thursday, the NFL and the players’ union decided Thursday to keep the current collective bargaining agreement in place for an additional 24 hours so that negotiations could continue.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,046 other followers