PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — It was a snafu of Super Bowl proportions. Fans with legitimate tickets were denied seats. About 1,250 angry Steelers and Packers fans were victims of an NFL screw-up. “Three hours we wait […]
ARLINGTON, Texas (KDKA/AP) – With Super Bowl XLV now in the books, players and fans are wondering if there will be a Super Bowl next season. The owners and players’ union now enter a month […]
PITTSBURGH (NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA) — Until this week, Sports Illustrated’s Peter King could do no wrong in Pittsburgh. After all, he predicted before the season started that the Steelers and Packers would play in the […]
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburghers are critical of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after he criticized Ben Roethlisberger in an interview. “Let’s focus on the Super Bowl,” Maxine Carpenter, of Wilkinsburg, said. “Whatever Ben did – that’s […]
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 […]
FORT WORTH, Texas (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger got a question he didn’t expect from reporters during a press conference in Fort Worth. Each time he was asked about Milledgeville, Ga., he deferred […]
NEW YORK (KDKA/AP) – The current NFL collective bargaining agreement expires March 4, and if there is a work stoppage, commissioner Roger Goodell and chief negotiator Jeff Pash will be taking a big pay cut. […]
WASHINGTON (KDKA/AP) – After weeks of no formal meetings between the league and the union, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell sat down with NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith in New York Wednesday. The meeting was not […]
(KDKA/AP) – While at a meeting with NFL owners in Atlanta to discuss the current state of labor negotiations, Commissioner Roger Goodell says he wants to see progress from both sides. After the meeting, Goodell […]
WASHINGTON (KDKA/AP) – An NFL lockout is looming, both sides have not had a meeting since November and there are no meetings planned for the future. The current collective bargaining agreement is set to expire […]
Pittsburgh (KDKA/AP) – Steelers linebacker James Harrison received a late Christmas present from the NFL on Thursday. The league is reducing the fine levied on Harrison for his Oct. 17 hit on Cleveland Browns wide […]
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has high hopes for a new collective bargaining agreement to be in place by the Super Bowl.
On Thursday, the NFL’s head negotiator Jeff Pash, said it would be easier to reach a new labor agreement with the NFLPA if that agreement includes an 18-game season.
Roger Goodell and the NFL have been enforcing a new hit policy for the past seven weeks and some players seem to understand the new rule and some players don’t.
The NFL and its Players’ Association have agreed to extend the deadline to file a collusion claim, though the new deadline is not known to the public.