Saints had Bounty on Packers QB Aaron Rodgers

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell came down hard on the New Orleans Saints for paying bounties on opposing players. The punishment: Indefinite suspension of former defensive coordinator Gregg Williams One-year suspension of coach Sean Payton Eight-game suspension of general manager Mickey Loomis Six-game suspension of assistant-head coach Joe Vitt A $500,000 franchise fine Forfeiture of second-round […]

Monday Morning View: Bounties Have No Place in the NFL

If you’ve been away this weekend or cooped up in a hole to avoid the weather, you might have missed the big story that hit all the media outlets on Friday afternoon. I first found out through our friends at CheeseheadTV that the New Orleans Saints have been found guilty of offering bounties (or payouts) […]