September 18, 2017

CYRUS MEHRI RELEASES GAME PLAN TO CREATE ECONOMIC FAIRNESS AND PATHWAYS FOR GUARANTEED MONEY

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Aurora Matthews 301-221-7984 aurora@newheightscommunications.com September 18, 2017     CYRUS MEHRI RELEASES GAME PLAN TO CREATE ECONOMIC FAIRNESS AND PATHWAYS FOR GUARANTEED MONEY   Mehri: “We have the game plan to level the playing field for players”   WASHINGTON, D.C. (September 18) – Cyrus Mehri, who last month announced his intention to run for the …

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September 18, 2017

Cyrus’ Game Plan to Create Economic Fairness and Pathways for Guaranteed Money

  Replace the Current Unfair CBA with an Economically Fair CBA   The Current Deal NFL players are getting a raw deal.  Under the Gene Upshaw 2006 CBA, player revenue significantly outpaced owner revenue, but under the Smith 2011 CBA, owner revenue is significantly outpacing player revenue. (Owner v Player Revenue 2001.2016).  Owners are making hundreds of millions of dollars …

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September 15, 2017

PAUL WARFIELD IS THE SEVENTH NFL HALL OF FAMER IN THREE WEEKS TO ENDORSE CYRUS MEHRI FOR NFLPA EXEC DIRECTOR

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Aurora Matthews 301-221-7984 aurora@newheightscommunications.com September 15, 2017     PAUL WARFIELD IS THE SEVENTH NFL HALL OF FAMER IN THREE WEEKS TO ENDORSE CYRUS MEHRI FOR NFLPA EXEC DIRECTOR   Paul Warfield: “Cyrus is a proven commodity who gets the job done. It is time for a change.”   WASHINGTON, D.C. (September 15) – NFL Hall …

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September 14, 2017

BILL BATES, DALLAS COWBOYS LEGEND AND LONG-TIME NFLPA PLAYER REP, ENDORSES CYRUS MEHRI FOR NFLPA EXEC DIRECTOR

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Aurora Matthews 301-221-7984 Aurora@newheightscommunications.com September 14, 2017     BILL BATES, DALLAS COWBOYS LEGEND AND LONG-TIME NFLPA PLAYER REP, ENDORSES CYRUS MEHRI FOR NFLPA EXEC DIRECTOR   Bill Bates: “Cyrus will take the union to new heights.”   DALLAS, Texas (September 14) – Dallas Cowboys legend Bill Bates, who served for years on the NFLPA’s Board …

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September 14, 2017

NFLPA boss faces challenge from man who wants to reform discipline policy

By Drew Davison ddavison@star-telegram.com DALLAS   Cyrus Mehri has watched from afar for long enough. He has seen what he deems blunder after blunder by the NFL Players Association under DeMaurice Smith’s leadership. So Mehri wants to challenge Smith to become the NFLPA’s executive director next March. Mehri announced his candidacy last month and held a town hall in the …

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September 12, 2017

Why former Cowboys scouting director is backing Cyrus Mehri as next NFLPA executive director

By Kevin Sherrington, Staff Columnist @KSherringtonDMN Before a downtown hotel audience of two cameramen and yours truly, Cyrus Mehri kicked off his national campaign Monday for executive director of the NFL Players Association. Frankly, the poker crowd didn’t seem fitting. Even Pat Paulsen announced his ’68 presidential bid on The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour, and, unlike Richard Nixon, he was only …

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September 12, 2017

NFLPA Player Rep on Competition in Upcoming Election

“I don’t think De [Smith] should be completely unopposed,” the player said. “I think it’s good to hear other viewpoints, too. . . . I think it’s fair and probably smarter to have a few qualified candidates pitching their own ideas and then comparing them alongside what De is trying to accomplish. … We all know this is about the …

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September 8, 2017

NFL HALL OF FAMER MIKE SINGLETARY ENDORSES CYRUS MEHRI FOR NFLPA EXEC DIRECTOR

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Aurora Matthews 301-221-7984   September 8, 2017     NFL HALL OF FAMER MIKE SINGLETARY ENDORSES CYRUS MEHRI FOR NFLPA EXEC DIRECTOR   Mike Singletary: “Cyrus will take the union to the next level.”   WASHINGTON, D.C. (September 8) – NFL Hall of Famer Mike Singletary today endorsed Cyrus Mehri for Executive Director of the …

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September 7, 2017

CYRUS MEHRI CALLS FOR NFL PLAYERS TO HAVE OPEN DISCUSSION FOLLOWING ALLEGATIONS OF RACIAL PROFILING AGAINST MICHAEL BENNETT

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Aurora Matthews 301-221-7984 aurora@newheightscommunications.com September 7, 2017     CYRUS MEHRI CALLS FOR NFL PLAYERS TO HAVE OPEN DISCUSSION FOLLOWING ALLEGATIONS OF RACIAL PROFILING AGAINST MICHAEL BENNETT   Mehri: “One of the principle reasons I stepped forward as a candidate for Executive Director of the NFLPA to facilitate NFL Players having their voices heard as …

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