Northwestern QB says players should have taken concerns to higher-ups before pushing for union

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"I think that distinction needs to be made, too," he added. "Just because you're an employee doesn't mean that a union is the right avenue, especially in a scenario at Northwestern where ... most guys on the team agree that we've been treated very, very well here. With that being said, I just don't think that's the direction we need to go in."

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Associated Press writer Tom Raum in Washington contributed to this report.

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