Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma is suing NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.
Thursday, Vilma filed a defamation lawsuit claiming Goodell made false statements about his involvement with the Saints bounty program.
New Orleans Saints Executive Vice President/General Manager Mickey Loomis announced Monday the team has signed tackle Hutch Eckerson, cornerback Nick Hixson, guard DeOn’tae Pannell and linebacker Lawrence Wilson.
With the 89th overall selection, in the 3rd round of the 2012 NFL draft the Saints acquired Defensive Tackle, Akiem Hicks out of The University of Regina, in Canada. Hicks was the first overall pick for New Orleans.
New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma has appealed his season-long suspension for the “bounty gate” scandal. The veteran filed papers Monday with the NFL in order to get the suspension overturned.