Who’s Ready for some football?!
Grab the champagne and get your fantasy leagues ready NFL fans-it looks like professional football is finally back! According to sources, the NFLPA will be meeting today to recommend approval of the settlement with the owners. Then the NFLPA is expect to present the final settlement to the 32 player representatives, who are expected to vote in favor of the settlement. Click the pic to enlarge.
If all goes according to plan, training camps could open as early as Wednesday and free agency would officially begin when the league year begins, which is slated to start August 2. There will probably be a lot of movement in the next week or so, as teams will be scrambling to sign rookies, work out undrafted players and sign free agents before the preseason games begin. The regular season is scheduled to begin Thursday Sept.8, with a clash of the last two Super Bowl champions, New Orleans vs. Green Bay.[SOURCE]