Appeals Court Backs NFL Lockout, Tosses Judge's RulingThe 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday threw out a judge's order lifting the NFL lockout, possibly giving the league leverage in talks aimed at reaching a new labor deal.
Jets' Rex Ryan: 'Nobody Approved' NFL Coaches Brief To Appeals CourtThe Jets have joined several other NFL teams who have said they were unaware of and don't support a brief filed by the NFL Coaches Association that sided with the players against the owners.
NFL Lockout: League Again Asks To Keep Work Stoppage In PlaceThe NFL hasn't wavered in this message to its locked-out players: Get out of the courts and come back to the bargaining table.
June 3 Court Hearing Set For NFL Lockout Fight A federal appeals court agreed Tuesday to fast track the NFL's request to put its labor lockout in place until a new deal is finally worked out.