Carolina Panthers team owner Jerry Richardson arrives for labor talks in New York, Friday, July 15, 2011. Significant progress on a major sticking point in the NFL labor impasse — soaring rookie ... more 
Carolina Panthers team owner Jerry Richardson arrives for labor talks in New York, Friday, July 15, 2011. Significant progress on a major sticking point in the NFL labor impasse — soaring rookie salaries — during marathon talks Thursday raised hopes that a tentative agreement in principle could perhaps come within 24 hours, according to two people familiar with the negotiations.(AP Photo/Richard Drew) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Richard Drew
Fri, Jul 15, 2011 11:06 AM EDT