Pre-1993 players had more hazardous working conditions than today’s players:
“Full-contact two a day practices for two months; no concussion protocol; inferior equipment; inferior medical procedures; AstroTurf fields; rules that allowed horse collaring, crack backs, spearing, head slapping, the wedge.”
– Jeff Nixon “Show Me the Money.” The Nixon Report, March 8, 2016.
At FAIR, giving voice to our impacted players is what we are all about. These men are experiencing significant medical and financial challenges.
We are committed to working with the NFLPA and the NFL to provide them modest retirement compensation that will allow them to live out their hard-earned retirement with dignity.