Players in Saints bounty scandal will not be punished this week
POSTED: Thursday, April 26, 2012 - 12:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, April 26, 2012 - 12:04am
NBC NATIONAL NEWS — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell indicated today the punishments to the players involved in the Saints bounty program won't come this week.
The NFL says as many as 27 Saints players participated in the program in which they were rewarded money for injuring opposing players.
Goodell did say the investigation is in the final stages and hopes to discipline the players very soon.