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Report: NFLPA to oust Upshaw

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by D-3 Fan, Apr 8, 2008.

  1. D-3 Fan

    D-3 Fan Active Member

    Just getting back from lunch and I heard a report from Mort that the NFLPA is planning to oust Gene Upshaw. Is there any links to this story, or just mere smoke and mirrors? Danke Schoen!
  2. Why would they do this now?

    He isn't any dumber than he's been in the last 20 years
  3. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    They should have done this ages ago... NFL players have the worst deal with their league than any of the major sports by a country mile.
  4. That's what I was getting at.
  5. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    They should hire Donald Fehr...

    I'm so not even joking...
  6. Twirling Time

    Twirling Time Well-Known Member

    Uh-oh. This could mean storm clouds on the labor horizon.

    Upshaw was so owner-friendly. How the players let him make it 20 years, I'll never know.
  7. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    This should be fun to watch
  8. TheSportsPredictor

    TheSportsPredictor Well-Known Member

    Because there is going to be a labor stoppage in the next two years. They want someone who can actually lead that movement to lead it.
  9. Armchair_QB

    Armchair_QB Well-Known Member

    Maybe they'll hire Richie Phillips and he'll encourage them all to resign.
  10. dixiehack

    dixiehack Well-Known Member

    I am fail. The first time I saw the title I thought "not another thread about their damn fantasy league."
  11. pseudo

    pseudo Active Member


  12. KYSportsWriter

    KYSportsWriter Well-Known Member

    Dammit pseudo!

    I was coming here to post that link. :D
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