Topic: NFL Lockout

Data Points: Tailgate Time The new NFL season is two weeks in and Americans are watching, if not always recording, their football

Almost two-thirds of U.S. adults say they watch NFL football—a quarter for as much as six to 10 hours a week. The latest Adweek/Harris poll finds that football fans tend…

September 28, 2011, 5:06 PM EDT

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Lockout Over: NFLPA Approves 10-Year Labor Deal Goodell, Smith say 'football is back'

Are you ready for some football? Strap on your cheese hats and break out those oversized foam fingers because the NFL is officially back in business after the Players Association…

July 25, 2011, 3:38 PM EDT

Cool, Brees: Saints QB Says NFL Deal Is at Hand High-profile player sees an endgame to four-month lockout

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees on Wednesday said a deal to finalize a new NFL collective bargaining agreement is “very close” to being done, adding that only “a few…

July 13, 2011, 5:38 PM EDT

Court Backs NFL, Rules Lockout is Legal Players sacked on the owners’ 5-yard line

In what could prove to be a fatal blow to the 2011-12 NFL season, the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals on Friday vacated a lower court’s ruling on the league’s…

July 8, 2011, 11:56 AM EDT

Hope Springs Eternal as NFL Owners Talk Turkey Goodell lays out revenue-sharing scheme in Chicago

Nothing is set in stone, but the 98-day NFL lockout appears to be going the way of the drop-kick field goal and the number 00. In a meeting today in Chicago…

June 21, 2011, 3:59 PM EDT