Suspended Saints Players Win Appeal, Eligible To Play Week 1
NFLPA Asks For Restraining Order For Suspended PlayersThe NFL Players Association has asked a federal judge for a temporary restraining order that would allow players suspended in connection with the NFL's bounty investigation to rejoin their teams in time to play regular season openers.
NFL Presents Case Against Four Players In Saints Bounty AppealsAccording to a report, the NFL laid out its case against four suspended players Monday in the bounty scandal currently surround the Saints organization.
Bounty Gate Player Suspensions Announced: Vilma Gone For YearThe NFL announced suspensions Wednesday for four players involved in the New Orleans Saints bounty scandal, including the suspension of Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma for the entire 2012 season.
LISTEN: Gregg Williams' Stunning Speech - 'Kill Frank Gore's Head'The following is audio recorded by filmmaker Sean Pamphilon before a game against the San Francisco 49ers. After listening to it, you have to wonder how either Payton or Williams could ever coach again.
Hanley: Payton's Arrogance Continues Sean Payton, meet mirror.
Silverman: Saints Penalties Usher In New NFL EraGoodell has flexed his muscle and both a powerful and thoughtful manner. It won’t take away all the game’s problems but it is a step in the right direction.
Beat Writer: Saints Got 'Exactly What They Deserved' One day after the NFL suspended Saints head coach Sean Payton for one year for his role in the Saints' bounty program, Alle-Walsh sounded off.
Sean Payton Suspended 1 Year For Role In Bounty ProgramNew Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton has been suspended a full year without pay due to his involvement in the team's bounty program.
Arkush: Trouble Is Coming For Sean Payton Though the bounty system was employed by defensive coordinator Gregg Williams, Arkush thinks the brunt of the punishment will be directed at head coach Sean Payton.
Miller: 'Everyone In The NFL Respects There Is A Line You Don't Cross' Since the Saints' bounty system came to light late last week, it has been widely speculated that bounty systems are simply a part of the NFL.