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AP source: Players not likely to vote Thursday

July 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that players are unlikely to vote Thursday on a tentative agreement to end the NFL lockout because they have not seen the full proposal approved by owners. Continue Reading

NFL owners vote in favor of tentative deal to end lockout, pending player approval

July 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

AP source: NFL owners vote in favor of tentative deal to end lockout, pending player approval. Continue Reading

Goethe: Fantasy won’t be a reality if NFL lockout continues

July 6, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO There is one group of people that might not miss the National Football League: bosses. Continue Reading

Working vacation

June 25, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

Buccaneers LB Lawrence training in Dickinson for summer while staying with girlfriend’s familyDrill after drill, Simoni Lawrence pushes himself up and down the turf at the Badlands Activities Center. Continue Reading

NFL: Locked-out? NFL training camp sites start to sweat

June 11, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The NFL lockout has reached three months, and the threat of canceled training camps has increased. That could mean a big hit to communities that host teams for a couple weeks each summer. Continue Reading

NFL: Court must honor labor law in lockout ruling

May 26, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The NFL hasn’t wavered in this message to its locked-out players: Get out of the courts and come back to the bargaining table. Continue Reading

VIKINGS: Frazier putting time off to good use

May 6, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

As a first-time head coach with an almost completely new offensive staff, the NFL lockout couldn’t come at a worse time for Leslie Frazier. Continue Reading

NFL: Lockout back, effective ‘immediately’

April 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The league announced the news late Friday, hours after an appeals court victory. League spokesman Greg Aiello tells The Associated Press that teams “have been told that the prior lockout rules are reinstated effective immediately.” Continue Reading

NFL: Brees happy to take a lead role for players

March 30, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Saying “this fight was brought to us,” New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees felt it was the right thing to do to put his name on an antitrust lawsuit against the NFL. Continue Reading

NFL players can draw from lockout fund next month

March 29, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Each NFL player who contributed to a lockout fund will be able to begin collecting up to a total of about $60,000. Continue Reading