News & Events

NFLPA Responds to NFL Statement

Posted 8/16/2017

The public statement issued on behalf of every NFL owner is a lie. The NFLPA categorically denies the accusations made in this statement. We know the League office has a history of being exposed for its lack of credibility. This is another example of the NFL’s hypocrisy on display and an attempt to create a sideshow to distract from their own failings in dealing with such serious issues. They should be ashamed for stooping to new lows.

Statement on Ezekiel Elliot Appeal

Posted 8/15/2017

Our union has appealed the NFL’s six-game suspension of Ezekiel Elliott. We will represent Ezekiel, as we do all players, to ensure that the NFL is held to its obligation of adhering to principles of industrial due process under the collective bargaining agreement.

Statement on Ezekiel Elliott Suspension

Posted 8/11/2017

We are reviewing the decision and will be in touch with Ezekiel and his representatives to consider all options.

NFLPA Announces Partnership with Fisher House Foundation

Posted 8/7/2017

Fisher House provides “a home away from home" for families of patients receiving medical care.

“Celebrity Family Feud" Episode Featuring NFLPA Lineup of NFL Players to Air on July 9

Posted 7/7/2017

NFLPA and “Family Feud” Team Up for NFL Players Game Show Competition on ABC’s Primetime Series “Celebrity Family Feud” 

NFLPA Launches "Your Mind, Your Body, Your Health" Wellness Campaign

Posted 5/3/2017

As part of its continued efforts to promote the overall wellness of professional football players, the NFL Players Association is launching “Your Mind, Your Body, Your Health” during May’s Mental Health Awareness Month.


Posted 3/6/2017

Contract Advisor Brian Brundage's certification suspension upheld

In Memory of Ed Garvey

Posted 2/22/2017

Ed Garvey, who served as the union's first executive director, passed away Wednesday at the age of 76. Here are the NFLPA's statements on one of the pioneering figures in our 60-year history.

Leading Scientists, Entrepreneurs and Pro Athletes Headline "The Rise of the Quantified Athlete" Forum at Harvard University

Posted 2/14/2017

Harvard Innovation Labs, together with Sports Innovation Lab and the OneTeam Collective business accelerator, will explore the future of sports technology in a series of panels at the Rise of the Quantified Athlete Forum on Friday, February 17 at the Harvard Innovation Labs on the campus of Harvard University.