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NFL delays free agency

Owners allow three more days for negotiations

NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue calls the contract situation 'about as dire as it can be.'
NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue calls the contract situation "about as dire as it can be." (AP Photo) AP Photo
By Ron Borges
Globe Staff / March 3, 2006

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