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NFL fines Washington Football Team $10M after misconduct investigation; Snyder stepping away (access required)

The NFL has fined the Washington Football Team $10 million and owner Dan Snyder is stepping away from day-to-day operations after an independent investigation found the organization’s workplace "highly unprofessional," especially for women.

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NFL to halt ‘race-norming,’ which assumed lower cognitive function in Black brain injury claims (access required)

The NFL pledged to halt the use of “race-norming,” which assumed Black players started out with lower cognitive function, in the $1 billion settlement of brain injury claims and to review past scores for any potential race bias.

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Feds charge 10 ex-NFL players with defrauding health care program (access required)

Ten former NFL players, including a former Raven and several who spent time on the Washington Redskins, face federal charges for allegedly defrauding the league’s health care benefit program, the U.S. Department of Justice announced Thursday. Former Redskins players Clinton ...

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UB law professor kicks off football season with court victory over NFL (access required)

A University of Baltimore law professor scored a big win against the National Football League on behalf of a Hall of Fame defensive end, a Super Bowl-winning quarterback and other retired players as the NFL was preparing to kick off its season Thursday.

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