Lawyers for the NFLPA and NFL met with Judge Berman for two hours on Thursday, but no settlement was reached.
It’s actually happening. The DeflateGate mess has somehow made it all the way to Federal court.
Judge Berman Encourages NFL, NFLPA To Continue Settlement Talks; Plans Meeting For 10:30 a.m. Wednesday
U.S. District Judge Richard Berman continues to push for a settlement.
Tom Brady stated multiple times, under oath, that he had no knowledge of any plan to deflate any footballs.
One way or another, the NFLPA wants the Tom Brady matter settled before Sept. 4.
The NFLPA’s filing is very long. Here’s a (somewhat) shortened digest to show how the union will go after the league’s ruling.
Here’s another new first for Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.
If Tom Brady is suspended for any games for the DeflateGate mess, the NFL Player’s Association is ready to put up a fight.
The integrity of the game. That’s what it’s all about. Even if it involves a whole lot of lying.
The NFLPA has filed a complaint against the Patriots.