February 6, 2018

Player Choice

NFL Players can do better and deserve the ability to choose better leadership for the NFLPA. We support an open and competitive election. Every player should see the “Player Choice Chalk Board Video“.  Join the Player Coalition for Choice.

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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 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 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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September 4, 2017

CYRUS MEHRI SAYS NFLPA’S UPDATED CONSTITUTION JEOPARDIZES OPEN ELECTIONS, STIFLES PLAYER CHOICES

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Aurora Matthews – 301-221-7984 aurora@newheightscommunications.com   CYRUS MEHRI SAYS NFLPA’S UPDATED CONSTITUTION JEOPARDIZES OPEN ELECTIONS, STIFLES PLAYER CHOICES Mehri: “NFL Players Deserve Better”   WASHINGTON, D.C. (September 4) – Cyrus Mehri, who on August 22 announced his intention to run for Executive Director of the NFL Players Association on HBO’s Real Sports, released the following …

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