Category: ‘Relief Pitchers’
“Bountygate” Penalties May Level Playing Field in NFC South
March 21st, 2012 at 5:24 PM
The oft-discussed, much anticipated media circus surrounding the bounty program allegedly ran by former New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams finally came to a head. The NFL handed down some of the stiffest penalties in the history of league Wednesday, banning Saints head coach Sean Payton for the entire...
Arrangement Allows NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to Punish Repeat Offenders
August 25th, 2011 at 10:33 PM
The saga that is the Aqib Talib disciplinary judgment added another chapter Thursday afternoon when NFL commissioned Roger Goodell agreed not to reprimand approximately twenty players for behavior during the lockout. As reported by Yahoo.com, in exchange for his deference, Goodell was granted the permission to punish what he deems...