USW: Players Ratify First Contract with USFL

Contact: Tony Montana – (412) 562-2592 or tmontana@upeditor PITTSBURGH — The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that union-represented players have voted overwhelmingly to ratify a new agreement with the United States Football League (USFL) covering roughly 350 professional athletes. USW International President Thomas M. Conway said that football players, like all workers, deserve fair treatment […]

AAF Bankruptcy Case Update: By the Numbers

As new professional football leagues are beginning to take shape, the United Football Players Association will continue to be a voice and advocate for professional and aspiring professional football players on all levels. For much of the past two years, as players from the AAF and last iteration of the XFL found themselves in the dark, the UFPA worked tirelessly […]