Interview with Gene Upshaw 9/1982 tape 1

The raw interview footage on this tape was used for Rice & Roses episode #1314 : Without the Players There Ain't No Game. Chris Conybeare interviews National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) President Gene Upshaw about the players' strike in 1982 and the NFLPA. Other topics include: media coverage of the past strike, union solidarity, drug problems in the league and drug counseling, players having input on rule changes and length of the season, and collective bargaining. Recorded September 1982.

Languages: English


  • Documentary

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