Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 11/8/14
The simple truth is that this is nonsense (and a whole lot of other words you can't say around your kids).The NFL broke its own rules and provided an unfair advantage to the New York Giants, which thankfully proved useless.The NFLPA can't do anything about that advantage and any possible lost wages because they waived their right to continue the chain of lawsuits and court battles when they signed the new CBA.The players have no one to blame but themselves for giving in. That doesn't change the fact that this is an injustice for all the players as well as the staff of two particular teams.Judge David Doty waited until today to hold a hearing on whether or not the NFLPA could sue the NFL for what happened in 2010 (the infamous "uncapped" year that wasn't). It was perfect timing, and if you're a fan of tinfoil hats you'll be claiming some grand conspiracy by the NFL to hide this ruling in a mess of Black Monday tweets and posts.The truth is probably far simpler - a judge knew he had n...
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