Judge mulls settlement for retirees

Updated: October 17, 2013, 7:13 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The federal judge overseeing the complicated court fight over publicity payouts between the NFL and retired players took the case under advisement Thursday, before deciding whether to give final approval to the $50 million settlement.

U.S. District Judge Paul Magnuson heard arguments in his courtroom in Minnesota but gave no timetable for his decision on the settlement, which was reached in March between the league and the players. Magnuson gave preliminary approval in ...

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