Invigorated and re-focused after a year away from the league, former New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams was introduced on Thursday as the Tennessee Titans' senior assistant/defense, hours after his reinstatement to the NFL. Williams previously served as the Titans' defensive coordinator from 1997-2000.
New Orleans Saints LB Jonathan Vilma's defamation law suit against NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was dismissed Thursday afternoon by U.S. District Court judge Helen Berrigan. The ruling effectively ends most of the litigation in the Bountygate scandal, according to a legal expert.
Legal expert Eric Macramalla digs deep into Paul Tagliabue's legal decision to vacate all player punishment in the Bountygate case and explains what it really means for the league, the players and the possibility of further litigation.
Saints LB Jonathan Vilma is determined to take legal action to right what he says were defamatory actions by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. By contrast, DE Will Smith says he isn't sure what action -- if any -- he will take, and he acknowledges that Goodell has a tough job.