New Orleans Saints
NFLPA Executive Director DeMaurice Smith, appearing on CBS This Morning Wednesday, said he was “disappointed” with the NFL’s handling of the bounty scandal.
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.
Brees told CBS’ “Person to Person” in an interview to air Friday that the donation will come through the Dream Foundation he runs with his wife, Brittany.
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says he has “a lot of faith” in coach Jason Garrett and dismisses reports that he might be interested in bringing in Sean Payton next season.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell has handed down new discipline to four players in connection with the NFL’s bounty investigation of the Saints.
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.
Making his NFL debut, Robert Griffin III threw for 320 yards and two touchdowns as the Redskins held off the Saints 40-32 on Sunday.
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.
Investigators have found no evidence at this time that the Saints or general manager Mickey Loomis rigged Superdome wiring so opposing coaches’ radio communications could be intercepted.
Drew Brees has agreed to a five-year, $100 million contract with the New Orleans Saints, with $60 million guaranteed.
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.