Labor issues affecting OTAs
The Raiders, Jaguars, Lions and Ravens each lost two days of organized practice because of violations of the offseason rules, and no one should be surprised.
The reason for the increase in forfeited practices is a reflection of the brewing labor issues in the league. Coaches always want to push practices and offseason meetings to the max, but no one is going to get away with anything when labor talks are going on.
Think of the timing of last week's announcement about the Lions ...
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