Originally Posted by nmculbreth
Pretty much. The NFL had the luxury of time and deep enough pockets to drag this out for a long time, many of the plaintiffs are dealing with serious medical issues and simply couldn't afford to walk away. I just hope the NFL does right by these guys and makes sure they have access to all of the medical care and disability coverage that they need.
I saw a tweet the other day about how strange it is the the WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment - WWF for you older guys who haven't paid attention since they lost their lawsuit with the World Wildlife Foundation over the WWF name) has better health insurance and benefits for their retirees than the NFL does.