Will College Football Join the Steelworkers Union?

 The players are being backed by none other than the United Steelworkers. Not only is this the union that inspired the name "Pittsburgh Steelers"; it also produced the most influential union representative in the modern history of professional sports -- Marvin Miller, the man who brought free agency to baseball.

For apparently the first time in the history of college sports, a group of players -- members of the Northwestern University football team — are taking steps to form a union.

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