The Bountygate scandal just will never, ever go away. Oh, and Adrian Peterson may think that the Minnesota Vikings coaching staff is full of the dumbest people alive, if he truly believes they’d ever grant his latest request.
Paul Tagliabue affirmed Roger Goodell’s findings in the Saints bounty case but, in a stunning turn of events, vacated all player discipline handed out to Jonathan Vilma (one year), Anthony Hargrove, Scott Fujita and Will Smith.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell will meet with the previously suspended players who were part of the New Orleans Saints “bounty” case.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell was asked to clarify which offenses fell under pay for performance and pay to injure.
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.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has upheld the discipline that was imposed on four players for their role in the New Orleans Saints’ bounty program.
Suspended Saints player Jonathan Vilma left an appeals hearing with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell after about an hour Monday, denying he had a role in New Orleans’ bounty program.
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.
An arbitrator has ruled that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has the authority to discipline New Orleans Saints players for their role in a bounty system.
Goodell also has spoken Tuesday about the league’s relationship with the players union, which has been marked by recent contentiousness, including grievances, appeals and the suit.
Suspended Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma has filed a defamation lawsuit against NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.
The National Football League handed down it’s punishment to the New Orleans Saints players that were implicated in the infamous bounty-for-hits program.