Gene Upshaw says He & NFLPA Don’t Represent Retired Players
You know, after reading and re-reading Michael Leahy’s piece from the Washington Post, I started to focus in on another one of Gene Upshaw’s gems from the article:
A lot of the other retired players have talked to me about these comments and something just kept bothering us. Then the other day, I happened to pull my NFLPA membership card out of my wallet and did a double take. Check out the wording on the front and back of the card for yourself:
Well, I guess now we all know why they pay Gene the big bucks ($6 million and counting): Not only does he KNOW the law (!) but he can also READ (!).