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Running back Rashad Jennings #23 of the New York Giants. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

NFLPA to Players Unaware of HGH Testing: ‘Guys, Just Open Your Inbox’

With reports of a few NFL players still unaware HGH testing began on Monday, NFLPA exec George Atallah has a simple, funny solution: “Sometimes, guys, just open your inbox.”

10/09/2014

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. (Photo by Sean Gardner/Getty Images)

NFLPA Opening Own Investigation Into NFL’s, Ravens’ Handling of Ray Rice Incident

The NFLPA will conduct its own investigation into the NFL’s and Baltimore Ravens’ handling of the Ray Rice domestic violence incident, independent of the league’s own investigation.

09/24/2014

Wide receiver Josh Gordon of the Cleveland Browns in. He hasn’t played, and won’t play in 2014 without a revision to the NFL’s current drug testing policy. (Photo by David Welker/Getty Images)

George Atallah: NFL’s Marijuana Policy Trending in ‘Opposite Direction’ of Society

George Atallah of the NFLPA says of the NFL’s current drug policy, “we can’t have a situation where the trends are moving in one direction, and our league is moving in the opposite direction.”

09/11/2014

DeMaurice Smith, Executive Director of the National Football League Players Association. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

NFLPA Won’t Agree to Policy Immediately Punishing Players ‘Based on Arrest’

“We’re not gonna live in this world where we aren’t gonna protect the due process rights for our players,” says DeMaurice Smith to The Junkies of the NFLPA’s negotiations with the NFL on a new disciplinary policy.

09/05/2014

Rob Gronkowski #87 of the New England Patriots leaves the field after an injury. (credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Keidel: NFL’s ‘Culture Of Coercion’ Destroying Players

A conga line of football icons is suing the NFL for negligence, malfeasance, malpractice, and just about everything short of global warming.

05/23/2014

Former Carolina Panther and Washington Redskins lineman Sean Gilbert.(Credit: ERIK PEREL/AFP/Getty Images)

Gunning for the Top: How Sean Gilbert Has Positioned Himself to Take Over NFLPA

Former Redskin Sean Gilbert has silently been assembling a resume to make him the ideal candidate to take over as the next executive director of the NFLPA. He joined Lavar & Dukes Wednesday to explain why he’s the most qualified to defend NFL players, at all costs.

01/29/2014

Richie Incognito (credit: Doug Benc/Getty Images)

NFL Players Union Tackles Bullying: It’s Our Duty To Hold Teams Accountable

The NFLPA says it is the duty of the union to hold the clubs and teams accountable for safety and professionalism in the workplace.

11/05/2013

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NFL Players Union Offers Safe, Discreet Ride Home for Intoxicated Players

The NFL players union has set up a system to provide safe rides for its members.

09/04/2013

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Sports Junkies: De Smith Joins Junkies In Studio

The NFL Player’s Association Executive Director DeMaurice Smith and spokesman George Atallah joined the Junkies in studio on Thursday and fielded tough questions about player safety, the Redskin’s cap penalty, and much more.

106.7 The Fan–06/07/2012

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LaVar & Dukes: Domonique Foxworth Says Union Wouldn’t Sue NFL If They Didn’t Think They Could Win

Will the players union have more success exploring legal avenues against the NFL than the Washington Redskins and Dallas Cowboys did? Yes, according to NFLPA President Domonique Foxworth who joined LaVar Arrington and Chad Dukes Thursday afternoon to discuss the collusion lawsuit the union filed against the NFL.

106.7 The Fan–05/24/2012

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