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NFL lockout: Will get fooled again

Is it too much to ask that management and labor at least give lip service to the fans?

Originally Published: March 7, 2011
By Patrick Hruby | Special to ESPN.com

Know why the NFL's current labor-management wrangling seems so odious? Think of it like this: You're dating a girl. She's young and pretty. You're old and rich.

But it's not about the money.

OK, sure, maybe you pay her rent. And foot the bill for her nose jobs. Sometimes, the two of you hop on your private jet and head to Paris -- you know, to find something for her to wear at dinner. Other times, you like to chill out and watch the sunset. Over the Aegean Sea. From the helipad ...

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