CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

316 results for "demaurice smith"

Page of 19
  1. Shorter NFL offseason, restrictions hamper coaches

    Ashley Fox

    A shorter offseason leads to less time for coaches to teach. It's time for the NFL and NFLPA to come up with a system than benefits everyone, writes Ashley Fox.

    Story | Conversation | May 31, 2014
  2. NFL official says Washington Redskins name is 'not a slur'

    An NFL official said Friday that the Washington Redskins' name is not a slur, a day after the head of the NFL Players Association said it was.

    Story | Conversation | May 30, 2014
  3. DeMaurice Smith of NFL Players Association critical of commission...

    NFL Players Association director DeMaurice Smith was critical of NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on a number of topics Thursday, ranging from punishments to expanded playoffs to HGH testing.

    Story | Conversation | May 29, 2014
  4. New Orleans Saints' workers' comp bill scrapped this session in L...

    Mike Triplett

    A controversial workers' compensation bill in Louisiana that sparked a battle between the New Orleans Saints and the NFL Players Association has been pulled from consideration for the current legislative session.

    Story | Conversation | May 27, 2014
  5. DeMaurice Smith hints that proposed Louisiana workers' comp bill ...

    Mike Triplett

    The NFL Players Association is backing up its promise to engage in a "massive effort" to fight a proposed workers' compensation bill being pushed by the New Orleans Saints in the state of Louisiana.

    Story | Conversation | May 19, 2014
  6. Brees opposes Saints on workers comp bill

    Mike Triplett

    Quarterback Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints are on opposite sides of a battle over a proposed worker's compensation bill in Louisiana. Brees pledged his support Tuesday for the NFL Players Association's campaign to fight the bill, which they...

    Blog | May 13, 2014
  7. NFL Players Association to review leaked results of prospect drug...

    Jane McManus

    In the wake of 10 leaked results from prospect drug tests at the NFL combine, union head DeMaurice Smith said the NFL Players Association will review the circumstances surrounding the leaks.

    Story | Conversation | May 07, 2014
  8. NFL, players meet to discuss workplace atmosphere

    NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and union leader DeMaurice Smith met Tuesday to discuss the league's workplace environment.

    Story | Conversation | April 08, 2014
  9. DeMaurice Smith says NFLPA will look into DeSean Jackson's releas...

    DeMaurice Smith, the executive director of the NFL Players' Association, says the union will look into the circumstances surrounding DeSean Jackson's release from the Philadelphia Eagles.

    Story | Conversation | April 04, 2014
  10. NFLPA president Eric Winston says expanded NFL season won't happe...

    Eric Winston, the newly elected president of the NFL Players Association, has vowed not to let the NFL expand to an 18-game season on his watch.

    Story | Conversation | March 20, 2014
  11. DeMaurice Smith rips unnamed general managers who downgraded Mich...

    NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith blasted a group of anonymous NFL general managers and executives who reportedly believe that Michael Sam has damaged his draft stock by announcing that he is gay.

    Story | Conversation | February 11, 2014
  12. NFLPA says HGH testing is being held by appeals process

    The head of the NFL players' union says testing for human growth hormone is being held up by a disagreement with the league over whether the commissioner or a neutral arbitrator will handle certain types of appeals.

    Story | Conversation | January 30, 2014
  13. NFLPA wants agents for Jonathan Martin, Richie Incognito to meet

    Adam Schefter

    NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith is calling a meeting with the agents of Jonathan Martin and Richie Incognito to discuss how the controversy involving the Miami Dolphins' offensive linemen is damaging both players, sources told ESPN on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | November 06, 2013
  14. Haslett defends Brandon Meriweather

    John Keim

    ASHBURN, Va. -- A week ago, Washington Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett said he was more concerned with Brandon Meriweather's tackling than his suspension. Now he's just happy to have Meriweather back and he's confident he'll tackle within ...

    Blog | October 31, 2013
  15. Brandon Meriweather of Washington Redskins sorry for his comments...

    John Keim

    DeMaurice Smith said Thursday that Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather is sorry for comments he made Monday, directing ire over his suspension to the league's rules and Chicago Bears receiver Brandon Marshall.

    Story | Conversation | October 31, 2013
  16. Johnthan Banks of Tampa Bay Buccaneers no risk to transmit MRSA t...

    Cornerback Johnthan Banks, the third Tampa Bay Buccaneers player diagnosed with MRSA, is not a risk to transmit the severe staph infection to other players and has been cleared to play Sunday, the league announced Saturday night.

    Story | Conversation | October 12, 2013