| May 7, 2012
| 2:20 PM
Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma officially appealed his "bounty-gate" punishment, the NFL announced Monday morning.
Meanwhile, Saints defensive end Will Smith, along with former Saints Anthony Hargrove and Scott Fujita all "filed notice that they...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 9:09 PM
The lawyer for New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma says evidence released by the NFL does not link suspended players to a bounty program.
Peter Ginsberg says most of the evidence focuses on former defensive coordinator Gregg Williams.
| Jun 20, 2012
"Now listen up closely because this is where it gets real interesting," former Saint Anthony Hargrove told reporters in New York on Tuesday.
Hargrove is one of four current or former Saints players penalized in the NFL's bounty investigation. This week,...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 4:44 PM
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NFL Roundup: Colts deny Luck holdup, Forte may hold out
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay claimed Saturday that a contract with rookie quarterback Andrew Luck is not being held up by marketing language.
Irsay, using Twitter,...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 10:40 AM
Chicago Bears wide receiver Johnny
Knox will undergo surgery to stabilize a back vertebra injured
in a gruesome hit against the Seattle Seahawks, the National
Football League team said Monday.
Knox was hurt in the first quarter of Sunday's game at...
| Oct 9, 2011
| 2:02 PM
Even when things went right for the Seahwks on Sunday, they didn't go pretty. Seattle beat the New York Giants 36-25 in a game riddled with turnovers, penalties, and injuries. In the process, they lost starting quarterback Tarvaris Jackson, linebacker...
| Oct 30, 2011
| 7:17 PM
The Seahawks started out eerily the same way the Huskies did last night, quickly falling behind 10-0. But that’s the extent of the similarities. Unlike the Huskies, the Seahawks couldn’t gain control of the game.
Charlie Whitehurst got...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 4:40 PM
All four players associated with the New Orleans Saints bounty scandal have had their suspensions overturned by a three-man arbitration panel, NFL Players Association spokesman George Atallah said.
Jonathan Vilma, Will Smith, Scott Fujita and Anthony...
| May 2, 2012
| 9:35 AM
UPDATE: NFL Players' Association releases statement on bounty punishments:
"After seeing the NFL's decision letters, the NFLPA has still not received any detailed or specific evidence from the league of these specific players' involvement in an alleged...
| May 2, 2012
| 10:06 AM
Four past or present New Orleans Saints players were suspended Wednesday by the National Football League for their roles in the "bountygate" scandal involving bonuses for trying to hurt opponents.
The league announced that Scott Fujita, Anthony Hargrove,...