I guess we''ll have to wait outside for the white smoke to appear in order to know if an agreement has been reached.
In a joint statement released by the owners and players yesterday, the two sides have decided to keep any reports of progress on the down low.
Look at it this way: at least they're talking....
“Discussions between NFL owners and players under the auspices of Chief Magistrate Judge Arthur Boylan took place again this week and will continue. At the request of Judge Boylan, both sides have agreed to maintain the confidentiality of the substance of the talks.”NFL attendees at this week’s meetings included: Commissioner Roger Goodell and labor committee members Jerry Richardson (Carolina), Clark Hunt (Kansas City), Robert Kraft (New England), John Mara (New York Giants) and Dean Spanos (San Diego).
Leading the representation of the players were: DeMaurice Smith, Kevin Mawae, Domonique Foxworth, Tony Richardson, Jeff Saturday, and Brian Waters.