Players Association

NHL Locks Out PlayersThe NHL locked out its players at midnight Saturday, becoming the third major sports league to impose a work stoppage in the last 18 months.
Daily Madden: NFL Focus On Bounty Program Shifts To PlayersAP is reporting the NFL Players Association told Saints players involved in the bounty case they could face criminal charges, and that the association has hired attorneys to represent them if needed.
Daily Madden: The Concussion FactorA proposal to extend the NFL season by two games is a key issue in negotiations between the owners and players. But would that lead to more injuries, including concussions?