As the parties return to mediation today, how do you feel about the prospect of a new deal getting done? Optimistic that it'll happen before the new extended Friday deadline expires? Pessimistic that cooler heads will prevail before the union decertifies or a lockout occurs? Indifferent, as the prospect of losing regular season games still seems too abstract as we sit here in early March?
Put your name on it via the poll below, gentle readers. When do you believe the NFL and NFLPA will agree to a new collective bargaining agreement? Vote and then tell us why you voted the way you did in the Comments.
The NFL and NFLPA will agree to a new collective bargaining agreement:
Before the end of the week. (58 votes)
Before the end of the month. (71 votes)
Before the end of April. (24 votes)
Before the end of May. (4 votes)
Before the end of June. (6 votes)
Before the end of July. (8 votes)
Before the end of August. (11 votes)
Before Week One of the 2011 Regular Season. (21 votes)
At such time as pigs fly. We're going to miss regular season games here, people. THE END IS NIGH! (33 votes)
236 total votes