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Disabled NFL Players Cry Foul Before Congress

Law360 (June 26, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The National Football League has been put on the spot to defend the way it treats its retired, disabled football players, as a Congressional committee listened to tales of suffering from former players who claim to have sacrificed everything for the game but been given little in return.

On Tuesday, the U.S. House Judiciary Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law held a hearing to take a closer look at the way that the sports league manages the disability plans for its former players amid a growing...
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