NFL Collective Bargaining Agreement

Article 4
NFL Player Contract

Section 4


All Player Contracts signed prior to the execution of this Agreement and in effect during the term of this Agreement shall be deemed amended in such a manner to require the parties to comply with the mandatory terms of this Agreement.


Any reference in a Preexisting Contract to a player being on the Club’s 46-man roster shall be deemed amended to refer to the Club’s 48-man roster.


The parties reserve their rights with respect to the validity of forfeiture provisions in Preexisting Contracts.


The provisions of Paragraph 4 of the NFL Player Contract (as set forth in Appendix A of this Agreement) shall be deemed to be a part of any Player Contract in effect during the term of this Agreement.