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NFL Strike / Patriots #241925

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 16, 1975
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(Studio) 2 more NFL (National Football League) teams join strike with New England Patriots. Owners promise contract by September 25.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Foxboro, Massachusetts) Players locked out when they reported to their training camp. Players and management fail to compromise. [Player representative Randy VATAHA - says wants to play and practice but not under terms given.]
REPORTER: Steve Young

(Redskins Park, Virginia) Washington Redskins strike in sympathy.
REPORTER: Steve Young

(New York) New York Jets vote to strike. Miami Dolphins and Minnesota Vikings vote not to strike. Los Angeles Rams, New York Giants, Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions lean toward strike. [Executive Director Players Association Ed GARVEY - says Patriots punished and other teams won't let them suffer alone.] NFL (National Football League) owners meet at league headquarters
REPORTER: Steve Young

Cronkite, Walter;
Young, Steve

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