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NFLPA has field inspectors

Updated: September 8, 2013, 10:28 AM ET
By Chris Mortensen | ESPN

Citing workplace safety under OSHA laws, the NFLPA now has independent field inspectors who can conduct random field inspections.

This is largely a result of the poor field conditions at FedEx Field for the playoff game between the Washington Redskins and Seattle Seahawks last January, which some believe contributed to injuries, including a major knee injury for quarterback Robert Griffin III.

The NFL itself has passed FedEx Field for its opener. The NFLPA sent its field inspector ...

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