This is the December 11, 2012 news archive. View today's Saints rumors and news.
Paul Tagliabue Bountygate ruling meaningless for New Orleans Saints since Sean Payton's suspension still stands
Paul Tagliabue’s 22-page decision affirmed the Saints operated a bounty program, put the blame on the coaches and staff and vacated the suspensions of four players, but there was nothing in there that can reverse the greatest damage inflicted by Roger GShare Tweet
A look at Drew Brees' passing accuracy during the New Orleans Saints' 52-27 loss to the New York GiantsShare Tweet
The Saints bounty scandal: A timeline of eventsyahoo.com Dec 11, 2012On Tuesday, former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue vacated the suspensions of the current and former members of the New Orleans Saints who were suspended by current NFL commissioner Roger Goodell over an alleged "bounty" program that ran over …Share Tweet
Judge Helen Berrigan asks players connected to New Orleans Saints bounty case if they want to continue legal fightJonathan Vilma is expected to keep his defamation lawsuit against Roger Goodell in playShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Dec 11, 2012Tuesday brought Paul Tagliabue’s ruling on the suspensions to players issued by the NFL as part of the punishment for the Saints’ bounty program and the ruling brought plenty to talk about. All angles will be covered during Pro Football Talk on NBC SpShare Tweet
Section of Girod Street to be re-named Dave Dixon Drivenola.com Dec 11, 2012Visionary played a big part in city getting NFL franchise, Super BowlsShare Tweet
Ownership meeting figures to be “interesting”profootballtalk.com Dec 11, 2012The ruling from former Commissioner Paul Tagliabue overturning the suspensions imposed on four players arising from the Saints bounty case comes, coincidentally, as the owners are preparing to convene for a quarterly meeting. As one high-level source fr…Share TweetMost NFL Odds would never have seen today’s events coming. It may took some time, but today is a day of relief and happiness for a couple of former New Orleans Saints players, as they are finally off the hook today — thanks in part to former NFL CommiShare Tweet
Where they rank on offense, defenseESPN.com Dec 11, 2012The latest NFL statistics, which include the Monday night game, are out and the New Orleans Saints continue to have the league’s worst defense. The Saints are No. 32 in total defense. They also are No. 32 against the run. They’re No. 30 against the paShare Tweet
Breaking down the eight plays that put New Orleans Saints season out of its misery: Film studynola.com Dec 11, 2012Saints went into self-destruct mode with turnovers, poor kick coverage in 52-27 loss to New York GiantsShare TweetESPN.com Dec 11, 2012FALLING Jimmy Graham, tight end, Saints. His numbers aren’t terrible, but Graham’s not having the kind of season I expected in his second year as a full-time starter. I thought he’d take a big step forward from last year, but that hasn’t happened.Share Tweet
Pierce: A Black Eye For The LeagueDec 11Antonio Pierce and Herm Edwards react to Paul Tagliabue's ruling that voids all player discipline in the Saints bounty case.
Woodson: Bounty Case MishandledDec 11Darren Woodson reacts to Paul Tagliabue's ruling that voids all player discipline in the Saints bounty case.
Player Suspensions VacatedDec 11John Clayton discusses Paul Tagliabue vacating all player suspensions in the Saints bounty case.
Tagliabue To Rule On Bounties TuesdayDec 11Former NFL commissioner Paul Tagliabue will rule Tuesday on Saints bounty appeals.