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Tagliabue makes Saints bounty appeal ruling

Former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue released a 22-page decision (PDF) in the appeal of the four players involved in the New Orleans Saints bounty case on Tuesday afternoon in which he upheld NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell’s original findings of “conduct detrimental” … Continue reading

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ESPN reports settlement talks between NFL and Vilma in BountyGate suspension-UPDATE

The NFL and New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma are in settlement talks to reduce Vilma’s original one-year suspension to eight games, according to an ESPN report. According to ESPN’s Ed Werder, Chris Mortenson and Adam Schefter, the league made … Continue reading

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NFL upholds player discipline in Saints bounty case

The NFL announced late Tuesday that the four players suspended for all or part of the 2012 season — Jonathan Vilma, Anthony Hargrove, Will Smith and Scott Fujita — will not have their suspensions reduced for their roles in the New Orleans … Continue reading

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From the 2011 NFC Divisional Playoff notes: Saints at 49ers

The Divisional Playoff round will begin Saturday (4:30 pm ET) in San Francisco’s Candlestick Park with a clash of styles: New Orleans’ potent offense visits San Francisco’s stout defense. The No. 3 seed Saints average 467.1 yards per game on … Continue reading

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From the 2011 Week 1 notes: Saints, Packers

The Vince Lombardi Trophy sits on a table as the NFL Super Bowl Champions Green Bay Packers celebrate the “Return To Titletown” Celebration at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin February, 8, 2011. REUTERS/Darren Hauck (UNITED STATES – Tags: SPORT … Continue reading

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