The NFLPA warned its players in May to save their money and prepare for a work stoppage in 2021.
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The current NFL collective bargaining agreement runs through the 2020 season and the NFLPA doesn’t plan on budging on its demands. NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith said this week a work stoppage is inevitable.
I think that the likelihood of either a strike or a lockout in 2021 is almost a virtual certainty, Smith told MMQB.
He does not agree with a suspension for the hit in question.
Authentic Wendel Clark Jersey It’s within the rules, Burfict said. You can hit the receiver in 5 yards; you just can’t hit him in the helmet or neck area. I hit him in the chest area. I guess they just have it out for me, I guess. It’s whatever.
While Lewis did not go so far as to say the NFL had it out for his linebacker, he did not agree with the discipline.
His head was out to the left, as you can see in every single angle, Lewis said. Behind, front, television, all-22, it’s always out to the side and in front of the player. There’s no contact whatsoever. And if you have to slow down things in high definition and go frame by frame, and you’re still not sure, we don’t officiate the game that way. 斜薪 I don’t see how the players can be held to that standard as well.