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July 2020 PFWA Newsletter

Vol. LVII, No. 4 July 24, 2020 Hi all, Bob Glauber, PFWA President2018-2020 seasonsNewsdayTwitter: @BobGlauber Welcome to an NFL season unlike any other. As we prepare for the start of training camp that is still filled with uncertainty, I wanted to bring you up to date on the latest discussions the PFWA has had with […]

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NFLPA July 17, 2020 call audio and transcript

NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith and NFLPA president JC Tretter held a 90-minute conference call via Zoom with members of the PFWA on Friday, July 17. The audio of the conference call (MP3) is available by clicking the following link: July 17, 2020: NFLPA-PFWA call audio The transcript of the call is below (many thanks […]

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PFWA statement on July 16, 2020 story in The Washington Post

The Pro Football Writers of America stands in support of Rhiannon Walker of The Athletic and Nora Princiotti of The Ringer, who bravely shared their experiences of sexual harassment while covering the Washington football team. All reporters covering the NFL, regardless of race, gender or sexual orientation, deserve safe workplaces free of harassment. The PFWA […]

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Arnsparger and Crennel selected as PFWA 2020 Dr. Z Award class

The late Bill Arnsparger, who was the mastermind of Miami’s “No-Name Defense” and “Killer Bs” and helped take three different franchises to the Super Bowl, and Houston associate head coach Romeo Crennel, who is in his 38th season as an NFL coach and has coached on five Super Bowl championship teams, have been selected as […]

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Colts PR staff selected as PFWA 2020 Pete Rozelle Award winner

The Indianapolis Colts public relations staff, lauded for access for local and national media especially in the wake of the sudden retirement of quarterback Andrew Luck before the start of the 2019 season, has been selected as the 2020 Pete Rozelle Award winner by the Professional Football Writers of America (PFWA). The Colts PR staff, […]

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2020 PFWA Connor Writing Awards entry information

We are now taking entries for the 2020 Dick Connor Writing Awards, a competition that honors some of the best work in the entire sportswriting community. The awards are named in honor of the late Denver Post and Rocky Mountain News writer, who was inducted into the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association Hall of Fame […]

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