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NFLPA Seeks More Financial Disclosure From League

The NFL Players Association has retained the help of an investment bank to sort through the financial documents the owners provided to the union after nine-plus hours of negotiations on Tuesday.

93-7 The Fan–03/09/2011

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Clark Encouraged By The Extension Of The CBA Deadline

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – Pittsburgh Steelers safety Ryan Clark knows the team respects Ike Taylor and needs to bring him back. However,  he understands the Steelers need to be competitive and Taylor has earned […]

93-7 The Fan–03/08/2011

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Cindrich: Current Negotiations Sorely Miss Dan Rooney

Agent Ralph Cindrich said there is a lot of misinformation surrounding the current collective bargaining talks between the NFL and NFLPA.

93-7 The Fan–03/04/2011

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NFLPA Wins Key Ruling Ahead Of Looming Lockout

MINNEAPOLIS (KDKA/AP) – With the lockout less than two days away, the NFL Players Association won a key ruling by a federal judge on Tuesday. The judge ruled that the NFL violated its agreement with […]

93-7 The Fan–03/02/2011

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NFLPA Creates ‘Strike Fund’ To Help Players

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pete Prisco of reported that the NFL Players Association will help offset the loss of money with a “strike fund” they have set up. According to Prisco’s sources, the union will […]

93-7 The Fan–02/28/2011

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NFL, Union Make Progress But Differences Remain

PITTSBURGH (KDKA/AP) – After seven straight days of talking with a federal mediator, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and union executive director DeMaurice Smith refuse to reveal where things stand in negotiating a new CBA. Following […]

93-7 The Fan–02/25/2011

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NFL, Union Meet For Third Straight Day

WASHINGTON, D.C. (KDKA/AP) – For the third consecutive day, the NFL and the players’ union met with a federal mediator to negotiate a new collective bargaining agreement before the current one expires. After the eight-hour […]

93-7 The Fan–02/21/2011

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Ward: “Would Be A Shame If NFL Misses Games Next Season”

ARLINGTON, Texas (KDKA/AP) – Hines Ward continues to have harsh words for the league and fellow players. During the hour long Media Day session Tuesday, Ward said it would be a shame if the NFL […]


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Goodell, Smith Meet To Set Up More CBA Talks

DALLAS (KDKA/AP) – After not meeting for a couple of months, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith met on Monday to set up more meetings for collective bargaining negotiation sessions. In […]

93-7 The Fan–02/01/2011

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NFL Owners & Union Begin To Feel Sense Of Urgency

NEW YORK(KDKA/AP) – As the NFL heads into its final week of the regular season with some playoff seeds yet to be determined, discussions over the collective bargaining agreement are beginning to heat up. The […]

93-7 The Fan–12/29/2010

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NFL To Offer Full Refunds If Lockout Cancels Games

NEW YORK (KDKA/AP) — The NFL announced Tuesday that they will offer full refunds to fans with general admission tickets if games are canceled next season because of a lockout. However it would be up […]

93-7 The Fan–12/01/2010