The NFL Players Association believes the decision in the American Needle case represents a victory. The league believes it’s irrelevant to the question of labor relations.
So why is the union embracing the ruling? And why is the NFL stepping away from it?
PFT Daily breaks the situation down in (mostly) understandable terms. But if you feel the need to watch it twice in order to be sure that you fully grasp the nuances, we won’t complain.