| Sep 17, 2012
| 8:47 PM
The NFL gave Jonathan Vilma and his attorney a sworn statement from former Saints Defensive Coordinator Gregg Williams Monday.
It says Vilma put a $10,000 bounty on Brett Favre.
Monday Vilma met with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell about his suspension...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 5:27 PM
The fallout from the NFL's "bounty" scandal is centered on the Saints with coach Sean Payton banned for the year, interim coach gone for six games and general manager Mickey Loomis out for eight weeks.
The Saints — one of the hot picks to...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 2:17 PM
Through two weeks of the season, the Rams defense has leaned on coverage schemes in third-and-7-plus situations to take away vertical concepts. Sunday at Soldier Field, the Bears and quarterback Jay Cutler can attack the Rams secondary running deep,...
| Aug 15, 2012
| 7:53 AM
Saints defensive tackle Sedrick Ellis is one of those thrilled with the change from Gregg Williams to the zone blitz scheme of Steve Spagnuolo. Ellis said last year - his worst as a pro - he just kept his mouth shut and played.
In 2011, Sedrick Ellis had...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 1:22 PM
Other than a sunburned nose and bald spot – my dear, sweet, late mother always lectured me about sunscreen and a hat – I’m not sure how much I gained from Virginia Tech’s second open scrimmage of the spring practice season...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 11:03 PM
NEW ORLEANS -- Finding fault with nearly everyone tied to the New Orleans Saints’ bounty case, from the coaches to Roger Goodell, former NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue tossed out the suspensions of four players Tuesday and condemned the team for...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 5:31 AM
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Four players embroiled for nearly 10 months in the NFL's bounty investigation of the New Orleans Saints no longer have to worry about suspensions or fines, and can try to move on with their careers on the field.
Off the field,...