News & Events


Posted 11/24/2016

NFL players from across the league have embraced the seasonal spirit of giving by making a positive impact on their hometowns and team cities during the holidays. 

NFL Players Association Celebrates 60th Anniversary

Posted 11/1/2016

Labor union has made significant gains in player benefits and rights since its establishment in 1956

Official NFLPA Statement on Josh Brown Place on Exempt List

Posted 10/21/2016

NFLPA Statement on Josh Brown

Concussion Protocol | NFL-NFLPA Joint Statement

Posted 10/19/2016

The NFL and NFLPA have conducted reviews of the application of the Concussion Protocol in the September 8th Panthers-Broncos game and have determined...

2016 Drug and Steroid Policies

Posted 10/5/2016

The NFL and NFLPA have finalized the 2016 drug and steroid policies for players.

Chris Mortensen to Receive the 2016 Georgetown Lombardi Award

Posted 10/3/2016

Hall of Fame journalist & cancer survivor Chris Mortensen has been named this year's #NFLPA Georgetown Lombardi Award honoree.

CARD Committee Suspends Contract Advisor Dogra's Certification and Issues Fine

Posted 9/13/2016

CARD suspended Mr. Ben Dogra's certification for a period of six months with a $25,000 fine for violations of the NFLPA Regulations Governing Contract Advisors.

New Concussion Training for NFL Players Ahead of This Week’s Season Opener

Posted 9/10/2016

Ahead of this week’s NFL Kickoff, every NFL player is receiving new concussion education and training from the NFL Players Association (NFLPA).

DeMaurice Smith Discusses Colin Kaepernick's Protest

Posted 8/30/2016

NFLPA Executive Director stresses importance of honoring the flag as well as Americans' right to protest.

Official NFLPA Statement: 8th Circuit Decision

Posted 8/4/2016

We will always fight for our players' rights