Time to adjust the game plan

Looking at the NFL lockout from a strategy perspective

Updated: March 15, 2011, 4:30 PM ET
By Mike Reiss | ESPNBoston.com

The NFL landscape looks much different since last week's Patriots mailbag. The NFL Players Association has filed paperwork to decertify. The owners have locked out the players. Both sides are firing verbal shots at each other.

It doesn't get much uglier than this.

No one comes away looking good and when you put it all together, it's an offseason of uncertainty. One of the few certainties is that there will be an NFL draft in late April and that's the topic of the majority of questions ...

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