DeMaurice Smith

NFL labor deal can still succeed
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Rick Snider
February 21, 2020 - 4:29 pm
No matter the NFLPA's executive committee voted 6-5 against recommending NFL owners' CBA proposal to players. The proposal will still go to the players, and a simple majority is all it takes to approve the deal. A look at some of the new perks NFL players will be getting if the deal is approved.
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Roger Goodell and Demaurice Smith after signing NFL's CBA in 2011.
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Ben Krimmel
November 14, 2019 - 10:21 am
The NFL and NFLPA are progressing toward a new collective bargaining agreement that will likely make a 17-game regular season schedule a reality, The Washington Post reported.
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NFLPA won't pursue review of Trent Williams' treatment
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Ben Krimmel
November 04, 2019 - 8:26 am
Smith warns union "will consider all legal action if the affirmative disinformation campaign" doesn't stop.
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NFLPA wants to get 'closer to no preseason games'
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Ben Krimmel
August 29, 2019 - 1:03 pm
"It's never made sense to me to expose someone to risk of injury before the real work begins," DeMaurice Smith said.
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NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith speaks at a press conference.
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Josh Luckenbaugh
July 15, 2019 - 11:00 am
The NFLPA's executive director is not a fan of the NFL's idea for an 18-game season.
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