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Football / NFL Strike #317709

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 23, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(DC: Eric Engberg) Contd. NFL (National Football League) players' strike examined; details given, scenes shown. Strikers' treatment of nonstriking players noted. [Striker Paul COFFMAN - criticizes nonstrikers.] [Owners' representative Jack DONLAN, players representative Gene UPSHAW - comment on negotiations.] [Striker Jay SCHROEDER - claims nonstrikers will have problems if they make the team after strike ends.] [United Mine Workers of America president Richard TRUMKA - explains UMW's support of striking football players.] Ford and Chrysler's concerns over purchasing commercials on strike games noted. [Chrysler Corporation vice president Bennett BIDWELL - explains company's dilemma.]

Reporter(s):
Engberg, Eric;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:20

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