NFLPA feels refs’ pain, but can’t fix their problem
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Sep 25, 2012
The NFLPA might not like replacement refs and their decisions any more than the Packers do this morning. The NFLPA has had discussions with the NFL Referees Association during the lockout, but the arrangement hasn’t gone beyond talking. Smith continues to focus on the ongoing lockout of the officials as an issue of player safety that didn’t change because of the final ruling on the field on Monday night and by the NFL’s decision to affirm the decision on Tuesday.
NFLPA issues statement to players on referee lockout
There have been no shortage of responses Tuesday to the end of Monday night’s game between the Packers and Seahawks and now NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith has weighed in on the matter. Smith’s take is quite different from those that focus on