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Well, we can't control that, just as we can't control outsiders gambling on our games.
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#Control

You might get a No.1 pick like Peyton Manning. Ask the Colts if they think the system is working. Or ask the Cowboys with Troy Aikman.
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#Ask

It's an extra layer of security to enhance the comfort of the fans. But it has to be implemented properly, and the teams are in charge of that.
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#Comfort

We lifted the blackouts on a one-time basis because of the extraordinary circumstances surrounding this weekend's games.
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#Circumstances

are not going to discuss communication between owners and our office.
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#Communication

Mr. Wilson is a strong advocate and passionate. We're very aware of his views and the governor's views about how important the Bills are. We're working with all 32 clubs to make sure revenue sharing works for all the teams.
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#Advocate

That's just common sense. That is definitely one of the working principals in guiding us.
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#Common Sense

We would like to have the Saints play as many games as possible in New Orleans next year.
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#Games

The arbitrator's decision is consistent with our collective bargaining agreement, and it simply enforced the terms of the player's contract,
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#Agreement

The arbitrator's decision is consistent with our collective bargaining agreement, and it simply enforced the terms of the player's contract.
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#Agreement

We're being consistent with what every other sport does. We've had the luxury of having more space, but that has changed. There's too much congestion on the sidelines.
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#Luxury

We don't spend any time looking at their figures. We think it's irrelevant and it's purely a publicity gimmick. There are more women and minorities working in the NFL than ever, and diversity in our workplace is an important league priority.
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#Publicity

We think it's reasonable and in the best interest of the players. Without it, you would have more kids leaving school early, dropping out of the educational system to pursue a career in NFL unsuccessfully. They're going to have some agent telling them they are better than they are.
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#Interest

The arbitrator's decision is consistent with our collective-bargaining agreement and simply enforces the terms of a player contract. So it's difficult to see how it is a violation of antitrust law.
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#Agreement

We weren't created to be a gambling vehicle. That we are was created by others. It doesn't mean we approve of it or think it's positive, it's just the way it is.
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#Gambling

Fantasy football is not viewed by any governmental body as gambling. In fact, it is not gambling. It's a game of skill where you have to pick the right players and compete against other people. It connects fans closer to the game and they have a good time. That's why we support it.
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#Body

We were disappointed we weren't able to work it out with him.
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#Work

It's not unusual. It's part of sports. This happened to be the Super Bowl, so it has been magnified. But it is a very normal part of sports. Our officials are doing a great job. The quality of the officiating, based on the feedback we get from our clubs, has been outstanding over the last couple of years.
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#Sports

Expectations are there will be kickoff events in conjunction with the game in Pittsburgh.
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#Events

Including, as in most NFL games, some tight plays that produced disagreement about the calls made by the officials.
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#Games

The game was properly officiated, including, as in most NFL games, some tight plays that produced disagreement about the calls made by the officials.
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#Games

The game was properly officiated, including, as in most N.F.L. games, some tight plays that produced disagreement about the calls made by the officials.
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#Games

No progress has been made, but we expect more discussions to take place before Sunday night.
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#Night

The last time we went through this, it was a protracted struggle and it took six months. I would think (because) people (are) going into it with perhaps a better process this time, (we) would anticipate getting it done sooner than that.
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#Struggle

The goal of the league is to continue to have 32 strong franchises that have an equal opportunity to compete for the Super Bowl.
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#Opportunity

We had to have someone with instant credibility. I said, 'I have somebody who would be perfect for the job.' No one disagreed.
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#Credibility

There's no opportunity for him to play at all.
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#Opportunity

Based on the information presented by Reggie Bush's attorney, our office has advised the attorney to consider referring these matters to law enforcement authorities.
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#Information

Confidentiality in the drug program is important, ... It would be considered a serious violation of league rules.
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#Rules

Why wouldn't the coaches be available to the media? The coach is the spokesman for the team. We don't receive any complaints about head coaches not being available enough.
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#Media