NFL Collective Bargaining Agreement

Article 7
Rookie Compensation and Rookie Compensation Pool

Section 3(c)(iii)
Rookie Contracts


The NFLMC will provide Clubs with the sample language set forth below, which Clubs may individually negotiate with players for inclusion in Rookie Contracts, and which the NFLPA agrees that it would not challenge if such language is included without modification or addition in a Rookie Contract; and Clubs and players remain free to negotiate other CBA-compliant language, but the NFLPA reserves its position that no other language would comply with this Agreement, and the NFLMC and the NFLPA reserve their respective rights concerning the enforceability of any other non-compensation terms in such contracts: