Retired players ask court to involve them more in labor talks
- 'The retired players say that NFL owners; the NFL Players Association and a
group of current players, including star quarterbacks Tom Brady, Peyton
Manning and Drew Brees, are "conspiring to depress the amounts of pension
and disability benefits to be paid to former NFL players in order to
maximize the salaries and benefits to current NFL players." Named
plaintiffs include Hall of Famers Carl Eller, Franco Harris, Marcus Allen
and Paul Krause . . . . '