FILE - In this May 24, 2012, file photo, NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith pauses as he speaks during a news conference outside their headquarters in Washington. The NFL Players Association is ... more 
FILE - In this May 24, 2012, file photo, NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith pauses as he speaks during a news conference outside their headquarters in Washington. The NFL Players Association is launching a campaign aimed at defeating the New Orleans Saints' bid to change state law pertaining to workers' compensation claims by players. Smith said legislation which was pushed by Saints owner Tom Benson, and which passed the Louisiana House of Representatives on Wednesday, "specifically targets professional athletes, to take away or limit their workers' compensation benefits." (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File) less 
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