Are EA’s visual representations in Madden generic enough to avoid liability in publicity claim?

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. Are EA’s visual representations in Madden generic enough to avoid liability in publicity claim? By … Continue reading

Almost Forgot! NFLPA 2015 – 2016 LM-2

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. Forgot to check on the Dept of Labor’s posts for annual LM-2’s and sure enough, … Continue reading

Hall of Fame Wives and Widows Letter to NFL

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. On March 9, 2015, 26 wives and widows of NFL Hall of Fame inductees from … Continue reading

How the NFLPA Votes

Well, as of last night, DeMaurice Smith is Executive Director of the NFLPA once again for 3 more years. And according to media articles now coming out, it was unanimous. But we also know how these people always vote: Unanimously. … Continue reading

Patrick Hruby: The NFL Union Head Election is Turning Ugly and Shady

EDITOR’S NOTE: In case any of you have forgotten, the NFLPA Executive Director gig is coming up for election in Hawaii. Patrick Hruby provides us with a great post on the candidates and the real issues that the players – retired … Continue reading

Watch PBS Frontline: League of Denial

Last night, PBS aired their full two-hour documentary League of Denial on Frontline and the accompanying book from Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru. . Thanks to PBS, you can now watch the entire movie in Full Screen mode by clicking … Continue reading

Concussion Collision

. So the end of September has come and gone. No sign of any details on that incredible once-in-a-lifetime $765 million proposed settlement offer to retired players for concussion damages that was supposed to have been available by the end … Continue reading

Why?

We’re quickly approaching the deadline for Opting Out of the NFL Films Settlement offer deadline this Friday and we can’t help but think about all the different “Whys?” that keep coming up in our Comments Section as more and more … Continue reading

The NFL’s Streisand Effect Continues…

Yesterday, we posted an update on the NFL concussion coverup with ESPN and mentioned the unintended consequences of The Streisand Effect. (Click HERE to read the entry on Wikipedia.) Well, you know it’s becoming a major embarrassment and a joke … Continue reading

Why You Need to Opt Out of the NFL Settlement NOW!

EDITOR’S NOTE: YOU MUST OPT OUT NOW! It started with a message from Joe DeLamielleure and then Fred Dryer, Ed White and Elvin Bethea joined him to let everyone how important it is to Opt Out of the NFL Films … Continue reading

Opt Out NOW or Forever Lose Your Rights

We’re coming up fast on one of the most important dates in our careers as former football players. On August 30th, our right to Opt Out of the NFL Films Settlement Offer expires. We posted a countdown clock in the … Continue reading

Spencer Kopf: Making an Informed Decision for Yourself

“In a time of universal deceit telling the truth is a revolutionary act.” — George Orwell . At the request of pre-1993 former NFL players, I have decided to write an opinion regarding certain matters pertaining to the settlement offer … Continue reading

Fred Dryer on Why the NFL Films Settlement Stinks

Most retired players and fans remember Fred Dryer (NY Giants, LA Rams 1969 – 1981). As the original lead plaintiff in the lawsuit against the NFL and NFL Films, Fred and the other five co-plaintiffs have watched as the lawsuit … Continue reading

Rick Eber: Knowing Right from Wrong

EDITOR’S NOTE: This post came in from Rick Eber in answer to Jerry Sherk’s comments on our Monday Morning Chuckle post – click HERE to read first. . Jerry, . I agree with your thinking. Good call. . Let me … Continue reading

September’s Going to be Hot!

EDITOR’S NOTE: September looks like it’s probably going to be a very hot month for the NFL, with two important hearings in two separate lawsuits. . All objections and Opt Outs against the NFL Films Settlement offer have to be … Continue reading