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NEW YORK | NFL players union files grievance over anthem policy

NEW YORK — The NFL Players Association filed a grievance with the league on Tuesday challenging its national anthem policy. The union says that the new policy, which the league imposed without consultation with the NFLPA, is inconsistent with the collective bargaining agreement and infringes on players’ rights. The filing met a statute of limitations … Continue reading NEW YORK | NFL players union files grievance over anthem policy

Players’ union files grievance on behalf of Eric Reid

The NFL players’ union has filed a non-injury grievance on behalf of free agent safety Eric Reid. The NFLPA cites one team appearing “to have based its decision not to sign a player based on the player’s statement that he would challenge the implementation of a club’s policy prohibiting demonstration” during the national anthem. League … Continue reading Players’ union files grievance on behalf of Eric Reid