NFL Players Ask 8th Circ. To Revive Salary Cap Collusion Row
By Sindhu Sundar
Law360, New York (May 3, 2013, 7:15 PM EDT) -- The NFL Players' Association asked the Eighth Circuit Thursday to revive their claims that the league and team owners conspired to set a secret $123 million salary cap during the uncapped 2010 year, after a lower court shot down their class action saying it was barred by a new agreement.
U.S. District Judge David S. Doty’s December ruling wrongly tossed the claims based on the players' stipulation of dismissal with the NFL that never actually obtained court approval, the players claimed in a brief filed in...