Retired NFL Players Announcement
Retired NFL Players’ Representatives’ Unite!
The largest collective group of representatives for retired NFL players ever assembled met yesterday in Minneapolis, Minnesota and agreed to unanimously support the class action litigation brought by retired NFL players against the League and its member clubs. That lawsuit is now pending before Judge Susan Nelson in federal court in Minneapolis.
Among those present were:
- Carl Eller
- Irv Cross
- Nolan Harrison III
- Tony Davis
- Jim McFarland
- Jeff Nixon
- Dave Pear
- Brent Boyd
- Bob Stein
- Shawn Stuckey (retired NFL player and attorney for the Eller class)
Mike Ditka was also among those represented and expressing support but not able to be present.
Any questions concerning this press release should be directed to Michael Hausfeld at Hausfeld LLP (202) 540-7200 or Daniel Mason, Mark Feinberg, or Shawn D. Stuckey at Zelle Hofmann Voelbel & Mason (612) 336-9100.
The 110-page Amended Complaint as well as a copy of the subsequent Injunction Order from Judge Nelson are posted to Scribd for viewing and to make it downloadable. You can also click the Fullscreen button to enlarge it for easier navigation (hit the ESC key to close).
Filed Amended NFL Retired Players Class Action Complaint
Judge Nelson Ruling Against NFL Lockout