The NFL Players Association and the league's owners have reached agreement on the remaining points needed in their 10-year labor deal, sources from both sides said.
Despite the fact the new agreement will require a majority vote from the players, that part of the deal between the two sides is considered a formality, according to sources.
The NFLPA is making plans for a major press conference Monday. But first the player reps' executive committee is scheduled to fly to Washington, D.C., on Sunday so they can vote Monday.
The proposed schedule would have players beginning to report Wednesday with full free agency beginning on Saturday. We'll have you covered throughout what will be the craziest free agency period in league history. Look out for a full Free Agency Primer and daily blog coming soon from 4for4.