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Ex-Giant McConkey Blasts NFLPA, Drew Brees; ’87 Strike A ‘Great Regret’

Former Giants wide receiver Phil McConkey has few regrets. But the 1987 strike was a big one.

01/15/2013

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Goodell Upholds Suspensions Of Vilma, Smith; Reduces Penalties For Fujita, Hargrove

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell upheld the suspensions of ex-Jet Jonathan Vilma and Will Smith on Tuesday for their role in the New Orleans Saints’ bounty scandal, and reduced penalties for Scott Fujita and Anthony Hargrove.

10/10/2012

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Keidel: NFL Testy Over Testing

Of the three major team sports in America, only in the NFL are we seeing a haunting spike in size and skill, men who are way too big and strong to be so fast and nimble.

09/30/2012

NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith (R) speaks as players look on during the NFL Players Association press conference at the Super Bowl XLV media center. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

NFLPA Asks Owners To End The Lockout Of The Officials

The NFL players’ union has sent an open letter to team owners calling on the league to end the lockout of on-field officials.

09/23/2012

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Silverman: Goodell’s Legs Chopped As Saints’ Suspensions Overturned

The damage has been done to Roger Goodell’s reputation as NFL disciplinarian.

09/08/2012

Roger Goodell (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Mega-Lawsuit Says NFL Hid Brain Injury Links

Plaintiffs hope to hold the NFL responsible for the care of players suffering from dementia, Alzheimer’s disease and other neurological conditions.

06/07/2012

Roger Goodell (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

NFL Union Files Suit Against League Over 2010 Cap

The NFL Players Association has filed a complaint in federal court accusing the league of colluding to impose a secret salary cap during the uncapped 2010 season.

05/23/2012

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Palladino: Stacy Robinson Was More Than A Giant

The younger folks out there may not remember the name. But for those of us who hung out in the Giants’ locker room in the late 1980s and early ‘90s, Stacy Robinson was one of the bright lights.

05/09/2012

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Former Giants WR Stacy Robinson Dies At 50; Mara: Franchise ‘Deeply Saddened’

The Giants did not release a cause or place of death. Robinson was diagnosed with cancer in 2009, according to a family statement posted on the caringbridge.org hospice site.

05/09/2012

DeMaurice Smith (credit: AP Photo/Seth Wenig), Roger Goodell (credit: AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh, File)

NFL, Union Can’t Agree When To Start HGH Testing

The NFL said after a meeting with the players union that testing for human growth hormone will begin shortly, but the union is less committal.

WFAN–10/14/2011

Construction continues on the National September 11 Memorial & Museum at the World Trade Center site on August 25, 2011. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NFL, Players’ Union Pledge Half Of $1 Million Donation To NYC’s 9/11 Memorial

It was just last month that the National Football League and its players’ union put aside their differences to end the NFL lockout. Now they’re coming together again — to support a cause close to New Yorkers.

WFAN–08/30/2011

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NFL Planning Game-Day Test For PEDs In 2011

The NFL is expecting to take a big forward leap in their quest to end the use of performance enhancing drugs in pro football.

WFAN–08/10/2011

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On WFAN: DeMaurice Smith Thanks Jets, Giants Fans For Sticking Through Lockout

The NFL lockout is history and the league’s free-agent frenzy is — well, it’s frenzied. But there’s still plenty of work ahead for NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith.

WFAN–07/28/2011

Roger Goodell (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Players Approve Deal With Owners To End NFL Lockout

The NFL Players Association executive board and 32 team reps have voted unanimously to approve the terms of a deal to the end the lockout.

WFAN–07/25/2011

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NFLPA Executive Committee To Meet Monday

Though no vote is scheduled on ending the four-month lockout, the players association’s executive committee will meet in Washington on Monday.

WFAN–07/24/2011

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