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As a result of Colin Kaepernick’s collusion grievance against the NFL, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, Texans owner Bob McNair, and Patriots owner Bob Kraft will have to turn over their phones, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Those three might not be the only ones, either:

Others owners, teams and league officials also will be deposed, but those individuals have been confirmed for now.


Tom Brady didn’t give over his phone, so it’s hard to imagine three billionaires doing that. I would love to know what they text about, though!

Correction (2:05 p.m. ET): The original version of this post stated that the NFL was asking team owners to turn over their phones, when Schefter’s report actually isn’t clear on whether the court or league is making the owners do so. The article has been amended.


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