Retired Players Association
National Influenza Vaccination Week is December 6-12, 2015
The NFL Retired Players Association and the Center for Disease Control encourage flu vaccination for everyone 6 months and older. It’s not too late to #GetAFluVax!
Inaugural Carl Eller Purple People
Join Hall of Famer and former Vikings and Gophers legend, Carl "Moose” Eller and several of his NFL and other sports celebrity friends for the Inaugural Carl Eller’s Purple People Eaters Golf Classic – Monday, August 24, 2015 at Legends Club in Prior Lake, Minnesota.
Super Bowl XLIX Letter to Members & Family
RPA Super Bowl XLIX
Join Carl Eller for his legendary Classic Breakfast-Dinner at LoLo's Chicken & Waffles in Scottsdale on January 27th. This unique gathering of Pro Football Hall of Fame, NFL Legends and other football greats will give you a once in a lifetime opportunity to hear and learn from the true heroes of the game.
It's that time of year again...FLU SEASON! The NFL Retired Players Association wants to encourage all members to get out and get their flu shots this season.
For more information on how you can protect you and your family this Flu season please visit our partners at the CDC.
Keep up on all the latest news and events here on the NFL Retired Players Association web site. Stay informed about health and other post NFL life issues and concerns. We will post regularly to our home page so come back often. If you would like to get more involved please browse our web site and see how you can participate in the RPA movement.
2014 Fan Fest
Hall of Fame defensive end Carl Eller, right, signs autographs for fans at the inaugural Pro Football Hall of Fame Fan Fest Saturday, May 3, 2014, at the International Exposition Center in Cleveland.
The Retired Players Association is dedicated to providing powerful national advocacy and collegial support for retired professional football players, their families and the community at large. The RPA’s specific area of focus is to raise awareness and funding in support of medical research in the areas of Alzheimer’s and ALS, particularly as it relates to repeated head trauma. The RPA provides financial assistance for members suffering from these illnesses. Additionally, the RPA lobbies nationally for more comprehensive medical benefits for retired athletes.
NFLRPA CONTINUES WORK WITH CDC's DIVISION OF COMMUNITY HEALTH TO MAKE HEALTHY LIVING EASIER - Dec. 7, 2015
NFLRPA TEAMS UP WITH CDC ON NATIONAL FLU VACCINATION AWARENESS CAMPAIGN!
LEGENDS OF THE GAME - AUCTION & PRO BOWL "BLOCK PARTY" EVENT!
The NFL Retired Players Association is participating in the above events, to learn more click the link below.
NFLRPA ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH CDC
The RPA has partnered with the Centers for Disease Control - CDC on educating America's Youth, their parents and Coaches on understanding, recognizing and caring for Traumatic Brain Injury - TBI.
more events coming!