NFL labor talks close for day
WASHINGTON -- With time running out on the NFL's labor contract, one team owner -- the New York Giants' John Mara -- joined mediated negotiations between the league and players Tuesday, and the union won a key court ruling about TV contract money.
The sides met for six hours Tuesday. NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith and his group left shortly before 8 p.m. -- 52 hours before the current collective bargaining agreement expires.
Mara, the first owner to attend ...
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