The Washington Redskins are being sued by former NFL linebacker Barrett Green in connection to an alleged bounty program run by then defensive coordinator Gregg Williams in 2004.
Former Saints/Redskins defensive coordinator Gregg Williams has already been hired by a team after officially being reinstated by the NFL Thursday.
The Bountygate scandal just will never, ever go away. Oh, and Adrian Peterson may think that the Minnesota Vikings coaching staff is full of the dumbest people alive, if he truly believes they’d ever grant his latest request.
Former Washington Redskins defensive coordinator Gregg Williams, who left the Saints after last season to join the St. Louis Rams, ran the bounty program and has been suspended indefinitely. He did not appeal.
On the same day the NFL heard the Saints’ appeals in their hits-for-cash scandal, a recording of Gregg Williams emerged that purports to capture the disgraced defensive coordinator telling players to “put a lick” on 49ers receiver Kyle Williams to see if he had lingering effects from a concussion.
Sen. Dick Durbin is setting up a Judiciary Committee hearing about bounties in the NFL and other major sports in the wake of news that New Orleans Saints players received extra cash for hits that hurt particular opponents.
After the hammer was dropped on New Orleans, costing the Saints draft picks, huge financial losses and their head coach for a year, the gun now points to Washington…or does it?
Former Washington Redskins defensive coordinator Gregg Williams was suspended indefinitely by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell for implementing a “bounty system” during his time with the New Orleans Saints.
Kill shots are part of the game. Knocking a guy senseless is standard in the NFL. If a guy can’t continue to play even better. Every player will tell you that. It’s time to acknowledge the truth.
Former Skins corner Fred Smoot defends Gregg Williams and claims bounty system is misinterpreted.