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

NFLPA

(Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

NFL, NFLPA Announce New PED Policy; Welker Reinstated

The NFL and the league’s players association have reached an agreement on changes to its performance-enhancing-drug policy, which includes the addition of human growth hormone testing.

09/17/2014

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

New NFLPA president Eric Winston is adamant about keeping the standard 16-game regular season. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Gresh & Zo: NFLPA President Puts The Kibosh On 18-Game Regular Season

The 16-game versus 18-game schedule has become a hot button issue in recent years, and newly-elected NFLPA president Eric Winston has a firm stance on the matter.

98.5 The Sports Hub–03/21/2014

Aaron Hernandez smiles in court on Aug. 22 (WBZ-TV)

NFLPA Files Grievance On Behalf Of Hernandez

The NFL Players Association has filed a grievance to help former New England Patriots star tight end Aaron Hernandez collect an $82,000 workout bonus.

08/27/2013

Robert Kraft (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Kraft To Be Honored As First Recipient Of NFLPA Georgetown Lombardi Award

Patriots owner Robert Kraft has been selected as the inaugural winner of the NFLPA Georgetown Lombardi Award, given to a leader in the sports industry whose life and family have been touched by cancer.

10/25/2012

NFLPA President Kevin Mawae. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

NFLPA Going Over Deal, No More Statements On Friday

NFL Players Association president Kevin Mawae says his group’s leadership is discussing the terms of “the most recent written proposal” from owners, but will not make any more announcements on Friday out of respect to the Kraft family.

07/22/2011

Logan Mankins celebrates with Aaron Hernadez in a game earlier this season. (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Report: Mankins, Jackson Still Seeking Compensation

Logan Mankins and Vincent Jackson are still seeking compensation from the NFL, holding up the proposed end to the NFL lockout according to Mike Freeman of CBS Sports.

07/21/2011

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, left, is accompanied by NFL owners from left, Dallas Cowboys' Jerry Jones, Carolina Panthers' Jerry Richardson, Denver Broncos Pat Bowlen and Green Bay Packers' team president and chief executive officer Mark Murphy. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

NFL Owners Meet To Discuss, Possibly Vote, On New Deal

NFL owners met Thursday to discuss — and possibly vote on — a tentative deal to end the lockout that began in March.

07/21/2011

Patritos Quarterback Tom Brady. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

NFL Players Pass On Vote, Give ‘Conditional Approval’

NFL players passed on any vote on the new labor deal Wednesday, even though representatives of each of the 32 teams and the NFL Players Association’s executive committee were in Washington for that purpose.

07/21/2011

NFLPA President Kevin Mawae. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

NFL Players ‘Not Tied’ To Thursday Deadline

NFL Players Association president Kevin Mawae says his group is “not tied” to a Thursday deadline for getting a deal done to end the league’s lockout.

07/20/2011

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,046 other followers