NFL Collective Bargaining Agreement

Article 44
Injury Grievance

Section 13
Playoff Money

If the arbitrator finds that an injured player remained physically unable to perform the services required of him by his contract during the NFL postseason playoffs and if the Club in question participated in the playoffs that season, the player will be entitled to and the arbitrator shall award, such playoff money as though he had been on the Injured Reserve list at the time of the playoff games in question, should he otherwise qualify for such pay pursuant to Article 37.