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Posted 1/9/2017

Eddie McGee had figured his NFL career would last a bit longer than two seasons. So when the New York Jets cut the wide receiver in December 2012, he found himself contemplating life after football much sooner than he had hoped.

60 Heroes: Accepting His Role in the Labor Fight

Posted 12/22/2016

After being thrust to the forefront, Karl Mecklenburg was a key figure in the 1987 strike

NFL PLAYERS GIVE BACK FOR THE HOLIDAYS

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. 

Johnathan Reese Secures Spot in Columbia Hall of Fame

Posted 11/23/2016

NFLPA security manager inducted into 2016 class after breaking several school rushing records.

What I Wish I'd Known

Posted 11/14/2016

Read W. Patrick Manus’ entry into the FPSD essay contest “What would you tell your former self?”

A Letter to My Younger Self

Posted 11/14/2016

Read Babatunde Oshinowo’s entry into the FPSD essay contest “What would you tell your former self?”

A Letter to My Younger Self

Posted 11/14/2016

Read Walter Bernard’s entry into the FPSD essay contest “What would you tell your former self?”

5 Things To Do While On IR

Posted 10/25/2016

Outside of rehabbing and focusing on getting back on the field, we know the Injured Reserve (IR) designation presents you with a good amount of free time. So in an effort to help you avoid binge watching Netflix for hours on end, here are the top 5 things you should do while on IR.

What I Wish I’d Known

Posted 10/21/2016

Earlier this year, the NFLPA Former Player Services Department launched an essay contest on one simple premise: “What I Wish I’d Known: A Conversation With Your Younger Self.” 

Career Transition Services Program Partnership Along With Lee Hecht Harrison (LHH)

Posted 9/6/2016

The NFLPA Former Player Services Department announces the Career Transition Services Program.