The suspensions of four players in the NFL’s bounty investigation have been lifted by a three-member appeals panel. The league reinstated those players a few minutes after Friday’s ruling.
The NFL Players Association has filed a lawsuit against the NFL on behalf of three players suspended in connection with the league’s bounty investigation.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has upheld the discipline that was imposed on four players for their role in the New Orleans Saints’ bounty program.
Senator Dick Durbin of Illinois, the assistant majority leader, called off his proposed hearing into bounty programs in the NFL, this after meeting with commissioner Roger Goodell Wednesday.
Vitt says a piece of evidence made public in the NFL’s bounty investigation this week falsely portrays him pledging money to an incentive pool.
A high-ranking Senator will meet with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to talk about bounties in professional football.
Four players appealed punishments for their role in the NFL bounty scandal. And according to a report, Commissioner Roger Goodell will hear those appeals on June 18.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said that he is confident bounties will no longer be an issue, presumably because of the swift, severe sanctions levied against the Saints.
The Louisiana Legislature is asking the NFL to reconsider the penalties imposed on the New Orleans Saints because of its bounty program.
The complaint claims that conduct before the new collective bargaining agreement was signed last August is not subject to discipline by the NFL
Four former NFL players have filed the latest lawsuit claiming the league didn’t properly protect players from concussions.
The NFL says the Saints, head coach Sean Payton, assistant Joe Vitt and GM Mickey Loomis will have their appeals hearing Thursday for punishment connected to the team’s bounty system.