|Union head takes on NFL on player safety issues|
|Written by Admin|
|Thursday, 31 January 2013 14:40|
And that's only one complaint that NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith has delivered at his annual pre-Super Bowl news conference.
Sending a clear message that the union and owners are far apart on several issues related to the health and safety of players, Smith raised three amendments the union wants added to the 10-year collective bargaining agreement signed in August 2011. Those include the appointment of ``a neutral chief safety officer who can hear appeals about acceptable levels of medical care.''