In a league this big, players aren’t going to all take the exact same stance. (Nor should they be expected to.) Snelling was wary of a litigation-based strategy and not comfortable missing the season to pursue it. Florio asked Fletcher if he was prepared to miss the season if necessary.
“Absolutely,” Fletcher said. “It’s not just about me. It’s about the players that played before me and the players that played after me.”
We could explain Fletcher’s comments further, but he does a much better job than we could in the clip below.