Judge orders NFL, players to meet before new mediator
By Dave Campbell, AP Sports Writer
ST. PAUL -- The NFL and its locked-out players have been ordered to start talking again.
The federal judge handling the lawsuit against the league told both sides Monday they will participate in court-supervised mediation, saying she still is considering whether to grant the players' request to lift the lockout that's been in place.
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