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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
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 of Famer Paul Warfield today endorsed Cyrus Mehri for Executive Director of the NFL Players Association. Endorsements for Mehri have piled up since he announced his intention to run for the position on HBO’s “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel” two weeks ago. Several Hall of Famers and legends from around the league have stepped forward to support Mehri’s candidacy. Now Warfield adds his support.
Warfield issued the following statement:
“I am delighted that Cyrus has stepped forward to pursue the NFLPA Executive Directorship. I have seen and been impressed with the work he has done on equal opportunity issues for coaches. I know he will work just as hard to advance players’ interests, and I know he will do an exceptional job for them. Cyrus is a proven commodity who gets the job done. Players deserve a choice. It is time for a change.”
For more information about Cyrus’s campaign, including his vision for a better NFL, please visit cyrus4nflpa.com.
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