NFL Reinstates Saints Coach Sean Payton Sean Payton is back as coach of the New Orleans Saints.
Former Commissioner Tagliabue Overturns Saints Bounty SuspensionsTagliabue, however, found that the players' conduct was detrimental to the league. He says they participated in a performance pool that rewarded key plays — including hard tackles — that could justify fines.
NFL Wins Arbitration Ruling In Bounty Case 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.
The NFL, NFLPA, Suspended Saints And How It All Played OutNew Orleans Saints players are now added to the suspension list.
Brees, Fujita Meet With NFL On BountiesSaints quarterback <a href="http://houston.cbsradio.stats.com/fb/players.asp?id=5479&fn=Drew&ln=Brees">Drew Brees</a>, former New Orleans linebacker <a href="http://houston.cbsradio.stats.com/fb/players.asp?id=6029&fn=Scott&ln=Fujita">Scott Fujita</a> and players union head DeMaurice Smith were at the NFL offices Monday discussing the team's bounty program.
NFLPA Responds To Goodell’s LetterThe NFL’s locked-out players wrote back to Commissioner Roger Goodell on Saturday, responding to his letter to them by saying: “Your statements are false.”