Fans have been left to drool over the names of Nnamdi Asomugha, Vincent Jackson and Santonio Holmes, as the NFL has officially locked out its players.
The player's union has officially de-certified, and the matter will now ultimately be settled in a federal courtroom. Both sides have stated that they are trying to do what is best for the fans, but America is much too smart for outlandish statements like that.
Both sides, the union and the league are in this for one thing: money.
This will not be an article debating which side is correct and/or why 75 percent of America agrees that the players have the right to be upset.
DeMaurice Smith, Executive Director of the NFLPA has asked that the 15-20 players who are to be invited to Radio City Music Hall in New York to boycott the draft and not attend.
Here are the top five reasons why DeMaurice Smith and the NFLPA are dead wrong about asking the players to boycott the draft.