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NFL frames concussion suits as labor dispute

Players respond that the league is ignoring precedent set by the Third Circuit of the U.S. Court of Appeals

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The multidistrict litigation brought by thousands of current and former football players who have suffered from the effects of repeated concussions should be dismissed because the responsibility for players' health rested with the individual teams, not the league, the National Football League argued in its motion to dismiss.

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