Here's What Some Former, Current NFL Players Are Saying About Cam Newton's Racial CommentsHis comments set off a debate in the media, on social media and around office watercoolers about whether or not race is to blame and, if not, what is it about Newton that rubs some people the wrong way.
Terrell Suggs Among Numerous NFL Players To Put Name On LGBT Pride Shirt "It’s pretty simple for me -- I believe all people are created equal, regardless of their sexuality," Steve Gleason said. "To promote respect and acceptance is an important role for NFL players and the NFLPA."
Ravens LB: Up To 4 NFL Players Might Soon Come Out Of Closet On Same Day"We're in talks with a handful of players who are considering it," the Ravens' linebacker said. "There are up to four players being talked to right now and they're trying to be organized so they can come out on the same day together."
Report: Gay NFL Player Could Come Out In 'Next Few Months'A major barrier in American professional sports could soon be broken, according to a report by Mike Freeman of CBSSports.com.
Despite Controversial Year, NFL Remains As Popular As EverIt was a controversial year for the NFL, but nothing is stopping the popularity of America's most watched game.
NFLPA Executive Director, Union President Take On NFL On Player Safety IssuesLess than 18 months after the league and players ended a lockout, NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith and union president Domonique Foxworth used a Super Bowl news conference to lay out a series of complaints about safety issues on Thursday.
As CBA Ticks Away, NFL Offers More Financial Info To UnionThe NFL Players Association retained an international investment bank to help it decide whether the league's offer to reveal more financial information during negotiations will be enough to satisfy the union's call for full disclosure.
NFL, Union Labor Talks Reach Day No. 13Working to figure out how to divide about $9 billion in annual revenues, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, union executive director DeMaurice Smith and their negotiating teams were at a federal mediator's office Tuesday for a 13th day of labor talks.
NFL, Union Approaching Full Week Of MediationWhen the NFL and the players' union agreed to federal mediation, they knew it was voluntary. In theory, either side could walk away at any time. Instead, they keep coming back to the table.
Players: NFL's 18-Game Plan 'Completely Unacceptable'Concerns about injuries and insurance make the league's push to switch to an 18-game regular season a major sticking point in negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement, according to two NFL players.