NFL Lockout: NFLPA's Kevin Mawae 'Not Tied' To Thursday DeadlineCautioning not to assume the lockout will be over by the weekend, NFL Players Association president Kevin Mawae said his group is "not tied" to a deadline for getting a deal done in the next 24 hours.
NFL Lockout: Owners, Players Close To Deal; More Talks In NYCIt seems an agreement that would end the NFL lockout is getting close. Lawyers for the NFL Players Association and the league are meeting at a Manhattan law firm to try to work out an agreement to end the four-month lockout.
NFL Lockout: 'Economics' Of Deal Between Players, Owners Reportedly DoneFootball fans, there's reason to be optimistic. The end to the NFL's four-month-long lockout could be near. According to the NFL Network's Albert Breer, the "economics" are done for a deal between the league and its players, "outside of some ancillary details."
Brady, Manning, Brees: It's Time To End NFL Lockout, Players' Offer 'Fair For Both Sides'Calling the players' offer "fair for both sides," star quarterbacks Tom Brady, Peyton Manning and Drew Brees — plaintiffs in an antitrust suit against the NFL which also includes the Giants' Osi Umenyiora — said Wednesday "it is time" to wrap up negotiations on a deal to end the league's lockout.
NFL Lockout: Lawyers For Owners, Players Meeting Again In NYCThough various reports on Monday claimed the NFL lockout could end in late July, the league remains in labor limbo, with only the lawyers for both sides meeting.
NFL Lockout: Lawyers For Players, Owners To Meet MondayLawyers for the two sides in the NFL's labor dispute are meeting separately Monday before getting together later in the day. Owners and players are set to talk again beginning Tuesday, after two days of long negotiations last week.
NFL Lockout: Owners, Players Break Labor Talks For July 4 WeekendMany football fans had hoped that the NFL lockout would end before July 4. It appears that's not in the cards.
NFL Lockout: Roger Goodell, DeMaurice Smith Huddled Up In Labor TalksJoined by a handful of owners and players, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and NFLPA head DeMaurice Smith resumed talks Thursday aimed at ending the lockout with a new collective bargaining agreement.
NY NFL Lockout Talks: Players, Owners To Meet 'Soon And Often'Whether they are meeting in secret locations or in the middle of Times Square at rush hour, talks between NFL owners and players are a good sign.
NFL, Players Meet For A Second Day In New YorkNFL owners and players have met for a second straight day in New York, with Judge Arthur Boylan joining Commissioner Roger Goodell and NFLPA chief DeMaurice Smith.
NFL Lockout: Owners, Players Start Another Day Of MediationNFL owners and players and their legal counsel have returned to court for another round of mediation. Commissioner Roger Goodell arrived Tuesday morning with other league leaders, and other owners entered the courthouse in separate small groups.
NFL Lockout: Owners, Players Resume Mediation Monday For NFL owners and the players they've locked out in this dispute over the division and future of the ever-popular $9 billion business, it's time to talk again.