Sources: NFLPA settles Adderley suit

Updated: June 4, 2009, 3:57 PM ET
By Chris Mortensen | ESPN.com

In clear action that supports new executive director DeMaurice Smith's call for unity between active and retired players, the NFL Players Association has settled the Herb Adderley lawsuit for an amount just short of the $28.1 million that retired players were awarded in a judgment last November, according to sources.

The NFLPA has agreed to pay the retired players an amount near $26 million, sources said, and not pursue any further appeals of the judgment.

Adderley, the former Green ...

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