The NFL lockout has reached three months, and the threat of canceled training camps has increased.
U.S. Magistrate Judge Jeanne Graham ruled Monday that the NFL must answer by June 6.
NFL owners and players and their legal counsel have returned to court for another round of mediation.
The NFL’s locked-out players are asking a federal judge for at least $707 million in damages stemming from a dispute with the league over $4 billion in broadcast revenue.
A couple of Seattle Seahawks Players have been using the lockout period to sharpen their comedic skills.
The NFL says a federal judge failed to consider all the harm that would be inflicted on team owners when she lifted football’s labor lockout last month.
The NFL locked out its players Friday night after its first legal victory in the fight with the players over the future of the $9 billion business.
A Minneapolis federal judge could rule today on a request from NFL owners to put on hold on her decision to lift the lockout. Commissioner Roger Goodell, meanwhile, says owners are preparing for every contingency.
The NFL and its locked-out players wrapped up their fourth day of court-ordered talks Wednesday with few signs of progress and no plans to meet again until mid-May.
The NFL and its locked-out players have completed their first day of mediation under a court order and will meet again Friday as they try to resolve their labor dispute.
One month and two days after the NFL and its players cut off negotiations on a new collective bargaining agreement and put the 2011 season in peril, the two sides will return to the table for court-ordered mediation Thursday with a key legal ruling on the lockout still pending.
The NFL and its locked-out players have been ordered to start talking again.
The NFL has asked a federal judge to keep its lockout in place, saying there are no legal grounds to stop it and accusing the players of trying to manipulate the law.
Vikings punter Chris Kluwe sent NFL officials a clever and colorful Twitter feed over the weekend. Kluwe drew cartoon-like messages on a whiteboard to show his unhappiness with the league’s attempt at negotiating a new […]
After a tumultuous 2010, the Minnesota Vikings are as eager for the next season as any NFL team.