Commissioner discusses CBA in league address
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Given the absence of labor strife over the last decade, the NFL commissioner's annual "state of the league" address during Super Bowl week had largely been a relatively mundane affair, at least when it comes to hard news.
But with negotiations dragging on the proposed extension to the collective bargaining agreement, commissioner Paul Tagliabue was asked on Friday to address the league's labor relationship with its rank and file.
"I don't know whether I'm optimistic ...
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