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NFLPA’s DeMaurice Smith says work stoppage in 2021 is ‘almost a virtual certainty’

DeMaurice Smith thinks a lockout or strike is almost definitely on the way in 2021. He’s right. The 10-year collective bargaining agreement signed between the NFL and NFL Players Association in 2011 is reaching its final years and there isn’t much optimism that a new one will be agreed upon without a labor fight. “I think that the likelihood of either a strike or a lockout in 2021 is almost a virtual certainty,” NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith said in an interview with Sports Illustrated posted Thursday.
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