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NFLPA’s Executive Director Claims Redskins Name “Racially Insensitive”

When one hears the term ‘Redskins’ in the NFL, it’s obvious for one to think of Dan Synder’s Washington Redskins franchise. In recent news, however, the team name has been regarded as inappropriate and downright racially insensitive to most,

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NFLPA Exec Says Conversations Are To Remain Private

The executive director of the NFL Players Association said Thursday that the Washington Redskins name conveys

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HGH Making Rounds in NFL

Drugs won’t ever really go away in professional sports. That’s just the way the cookie crumbles. The NFL and the NFLPA have recently tried coming to an agreement on how to enforce rules when it comes to HGH testing.

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NFLPA President: Owners Live Up to Higher Standard

The president of the NFLPA, Eric Winston, says that team owners have to live up to a higher standard then players. He says that players and owners should be treated differently when it comes to being disciplined. According to

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NFL,NFLPA Working On Drug Testing Policies

The NFL and NFLPA have not agreed to drastic changes to the testing rules regarding marijuana. However they have made some head way on some other policies that would be implemented when the two sides resolve their differences. The

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NFLPA To Talk Conduct With Committee

The NFL Players Association and its new executive committee are scheduled to spend the next two days

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NFLPA Reacts to the Miami Dolphins Situation

One day after Miami Dolphins offensive guard Richie Incognito was suspended for conduct detrimental to the team, the NFLPA has released the following statement on the alleged bullying that took place between Incognito and second-year offensive tackle Jonathan Martin.

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NFLPA Not Investigating Richie Incognito

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that the NFLPA is not investigating Richie Incognito in regards to the Jonathan Martin bullying case.

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Bucs CB Johnthan Banks Cleared to Play vs. the Eagles

Tampa Bay Buccaneers rookie cornerback Johnthan Banks, who was diagnosed with MRSA this week, has been cleared to play Sunday against the Philadelphia Eagles. In a statement issued Saturday night, the NFL and NFL Players Association said they retained

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Jenna Laine Talks Post-Freeman Buccaneers, MRSA, and Schiano

Sports Talk Florida Bucs Insider Jenna Laine talks about the Bucs after Josh Freeman, how he fits in with his new team the Vikings, new allegations surfacing in the NFLPA MRSA investigation, and more