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Len Berman | Posted 02.11.2013 | New York
Len Berman

The Lakers continue to be a train wreck, they lost their eighth game out of 11th last night in Cleveland 100-94. A quarter through the season the Lakers are on the outside of the playoffs looking in.

Jordan Schultz

Drew Brees: 'Bountygate' Punishments Based On 'Speculation And Rhetoric'

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 10.18.2012 | Sports

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees and his team are 1-4 and dealing with the highly controversial "Bountygate" situation. For the entire 2012 s...

SAINTS WIN

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.07.2012 | Sports

The New Orleans Saints have won a skirmish in their ongoing battle against NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, as first reported by Jim Trotter of Sports ...

Jordan Schultz

2012 NFL Preview: Five Key Storylines

HuffingtonPost.com | Jordan Schultz | Posted 09.05.2012 | Sports

The NFL is never void of juicy storylines and questionable decisions, but it seems the 2012 season may be even more lush. Of course, there is the Boun...

Ex-Saints Player Refutes NFL's Bounty Evidence

AP | RACHEL COHEN | Posted 06.19.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Former New Orleans defensive end Anthony Hargrove says it's not his voice saying "Give me the money" in a video used by the NFL as evidenc...

NFL Players Erupt: Commissioner Is 'Railroading' Us

CBS Sports | Posted 07.21.2012 | Sports

One Saints player on the phone was angry. "Everyone in the bounty case is being railroaded," he said, "I can't believe this is happening." Anoth...

Do NFL Cheaters Deserve Asterisks For Super Bowl Wins?

Posted 05.02.2012 | Sports

By Terry McCormick, National Football Post In an nutshell, it sounds as if Baltimore Ravens coach John Harbaugh is a firm believer in the old adage...

Saints Fans Are Being Unfairly Punished by the NFL

Brian Frederick | Posted 06.09.2012 | Sports
Brian Frederick

Whether or not Payton deserves his year long suspension, Saints fans have every right to be upset. I'm talking about the tax money they've paid over the last decade just to keep the team in town.

BountyGate: An Indictment of American Culture?

Barbara Bruno | Posted 06.09.2012 | Sports
Barbara Bruno

The real reason that Goodell lowered the full weight of the NFL hammer is unbelievable arrogance. And that's where this scandal resonates with American culture.

SHOCK: Incriminating Audio Of Ex-Saints Coach's Pregame Speech

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 04.05.2012 | Sports

Hours before members of the New Orleans Saints' coaching staff and front office were scheduled to have their appeals heard by the NFL regarding the te...

NFL Coaches Talk Bounties

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 05.28.2012 | Sports

PALM BEACH, Fla. — NFL coaches plan to go right at the league's most sensitive subject – bounties – when they get together with play...

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Len Berman | Posted 05.22.2012 | New York
Len Berman

The NFL came down hard on the New Orleans Saints for their bounty system to knock opposing players out of games. Good for Goodell. He sends a strong message that this crap doesn't belong in the NFL, or anywhere else for that matter.

Drew Brees Responds To Saints Bounty Punishments

Posted 03.22.2012 | Sports

New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees has seemingly had quite an emotional offseason. Earlier this month, Brees was described as "livid" over being slapp...

Saints Coach Suspended Over Bounties

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 03.22.2012 | Sports

-- The New Orleans Saints' crush-for-cash bounty system already cost them head coach Sean Payton for all of next season and general manager Mickey Lo...

Saints Coach, GM Admit Blame In Bountygate

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 05.06.2012 | Sports

Almost a week after the NFL pointed to them for failing to stop a bounty program involving some two dozen Saints players, coach Sean Payton and genera...

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Len Berman | Posted 05.05.2012 | New York
Len Berman

What will the NFL do about the New Orleans Saints bounty system? It's come to light that the players were paid bonuses for maiming opposing players and knocking them out of games.

Defensive Coordinator To Meet With NFL Over Bounties

AP | BARRY WILNER | Posted 05.05.2012 | Sports

Now that the NFL has uncovered a big-money bounty program for players in New Orleans, it likely will zero in on other teams Gregg Williams worked for....

Bountygate: Saints Defensive Coordinator Responds

Posted 03.02.2012 | Sports

Shortly after the NFL revealed that the New Orleans Saints ran a bounty program in which defensive players were rewarded for targeting opponents and i...