Marino suit a signal that settlement near? 

June, 3, 2014
Jun 3
12:52
PM ET
Perhaps only Dan Marino and his attorneys know the reasoning behind his decision to join 15 other former NFL players in filing a lawsuit against the NFL last week. He wasn't part of a $765 million settlement agreed upon by the NFL and former players last August, which ultimately was rejected by a federal judge in January. However, there may be a connection between Marino's legal move and that settlement.