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In the event of a lockout and replacement players

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From what I understand, if the owners lockout the players, they are going to de-unionize, and sue the NFL under employment laws. Their goal would be to stop the NFL from actually having games next year among other objectives. If this happens, I don't believe there will be replacement players, and we simply won't have football.

However, there is a possibility that the owners agree on a CBA of their own design, throw it at the NFLPA and say take it or leave it, and force them to strike. If that happens, we could see replacement players (though they de-unionized last time this happened in an attempt to do the same tactic as above).

It's a big clusterfug right now is all I think anyone can say for certain.

This is the most likely scenerio I can see. The owners wont take the blame for no football. They will make the players strike.

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the owners will receive the blame either way, as they're the ones who opted out of the CBA in the first place. playing politics to back players into a corner to 'strike' isn't going to win hearts and minds.

this is an America where we just spent hundreds of billions of taxpayer dollars to bail out these owner types. they aren't going to get sympathy.

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Really? Which one looks more greedy? One is running a business the other is a employee.

I compare this to a airline strike. Which side does the public usually side with Pilots or management.

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Winning our only superbowl with scrubs in a lockout would be just our luck

hey the redskins have one of those kinds of wins (though it was a players' strike)

that lombardi doesn't look any less shiny than the other two

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hey the redskins have one of those kinds of wins (though it was a players' strike)

that lombardi doesn't look any less shiny than the other two

Actually 2 but the 87 strike didint last as long.

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Really? Which one looks more greedy? One is running a business the other is a employee.

the ones who opted out of the CBA and then drew down syndrome pie charts about how they need to take money back from their employees.

most people in the world are employees. most employees are treated like poo. you're not going to get sympathy from an American public who is currently being trampled on by treating employees like poo.

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For the last damn time, if there is a lockout then there can't be replacement workers because the owners lock the building up and won't let anyone in the building. There can only be replacements if the players strike (aka- refuse to come to work).

In my conversation with Jerry Richardson, he said that the players in the league aren't the only people who can play. He basically said that there would be replacement players.

What I want to know is if we can sue him as PSL owners for having to pay for and buy tickets to see an inferior product on the field.

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In my conversation with Jerry Richardson, he said that the players in the league aren't the only people who can play. He basically said that there would be replacement players.

What I want to know is if we can sue him as PSL owners for having to pay for and buy tickets to see an inferior product on the field.

Sorry, but no. If the owners choose to lock out the players, then you have a willing workforce that's under contract, so you can not bring in replacements.

If the union decides to strike, then you have an unwilling workforce, which means you have the right to bring in replacements since your workforce refuses to actually work.

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If they play with scabs I won't watch a single game. I would not celebrate any win, even if it were the Superbowl.

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tommy jone type talent

come back home jake!

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