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Lions will lose two days of of off season work after "SOME" players complain!

May 5, 2006Â
JOINT STATEMENT BY THE NFL AND NFL PLAYERS ASSOCIATION 
                 The NFL Management Council and the NFL Players Association have resolved a complaint by the Players Association against the Detroit Lions concerning violations of the Collective Bargaining Agreement’s off-season workout rules.                  NFL Executive Vice President Harold Henderson and Players Association Executive Director Gene Upshaw have determined that the Lions violated rules pertaining to the scheduling of off-season activities. Â
                 As a result, the Lions will forfeit two days of their off-season program (Monday and Tuesday, May 8-9). Lions’ players are not permitted to be at the facility on those two days, but will be paid for the sessions. The Club’s off-season workouts will resume on Thursday, May 11.                Â

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