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Players Won't Meet Until Monday, No Votes Scheduled For Weekend

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According to Adam Schefter, there will be no votes by the players on a new CBA today or this weekend. NFLPA reps sent out an email to players saying,"We will meet again Monday to discuss our options and the direction we want to go."

Presumably, that means we will have to wait until at least Monday to find out whether the players will ratify this thing or not. The prevailing narrative from the players are that they "won't be rushed!" So whether this is about proving a point to the owners or they really need three more days is unclear.

Either way, the NFL basically gave them until Tuesday to ratify the deal. So if they met and held a vote on Monday, presumably everything could proceed as planned with the new league year starting on Wednesday and follow the tentative schedule we posted yesterday.