Podcasts: Labor showdown roundup


Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic break down the labor negotiations between the NFL owners and the NFLPA and take sides on the different issues.

NFL executive VP Jeff Pash responds to what NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith said on the show Wednesday. Pash explains why the owners want a new agreement, why they rejected the proposed rookie wage scale and more.

NFL insider Chris Mortensen says players are opposed to expanding the NFL season because of the health risk. Mortensen can see a lockout coming in March.

NFL analyst Adam Schefter says he thinks the NFL is heading toward a lockout. Plus, Schefter says even though some rookies will sign soon, there will be holdouts.

Georgia State coach Bill Curry says the agent crisis has to be dealt with by the NFL. College coaches can only threaten today's players with the bench. It's their only tool for discipline.