Posts Tagged ‘scott fujita’

No Ruling for the Saints Grievance Hearing

The NFLPA grievance hearing regarding the punishments for suspended players in the New Orleans Saints “bounty” scandal lasted two-and-a-half hours in front of arbitrator Shyam Das at NFL headquarters in New York on Wednesday. The NFL was represented by Dan Nash of Akin Gump law firm as well as other league attorneys. Jeffrey Kessler argued […]

Browns LB Scott Fujita Denies His Involvement in “BountyGate”

Browns linebacker Scott Fujita today denied his involvement in the Saints bounty program and filed a letter today reserving his right to appeal his suspension at a later date according to Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer. The appeal is pending the resolution of a grievance filed by the NFLPA last week regarding […]

Saints Lose Vilma For Season as Four Players Suspended for Bounty Gate

Four players – Scott Fujita, Anthony Hargrove, Will Smith, and Jonathan Vilma – were notified today that they have been suspended without pay for conduct detrimental to the NFL as a result of their leadership roles in the Saints’ pay-for-performance/bounty program that endangered player safety over three seasons from 2009-2011. Participation by players in any […]

Seahawks at Browns Friday Injury Report

Seattle Out: TE Zach Miller (head, neck) Doubtful: QB Tarvaris Jackson, G Max Unger (foot)(pectoral) Probable: G Robert Gallery (groin), RB Marshawn Lynch (ankle), LB Malcolm Smith (hamstring), WR Mike Williams (concussion) Cleveland Out: LB Scott Fujita (head) Questionable: CB Joe Haden (knee), G Artis Hicks (back), RB Peyton Hillis (hamstring), T Tony Pashos (ankle), […]

Fujita Sent Home Again – Dealing with Post-Concussion Symptoms

Browns starting linebacker Scott Fujita has been sent home for a second straight day with post-concussion symptoms. Fujita was injured in Sunday’s game against Oakland. The team sent him home on Wednesday and again Thursday before practice. Coach Pat Shurmur would not discuss specifics of Fujita’s symptoms. Shurmur did not rule Fujita out of this […]

Jason Campbell Injured: What’s Next For The Raiders?

Sunday, we found out the bad news for Raiders starting quarterback Jason Campbell. He will be out for the season with a broken collarbone. Leaving the team with questions at quarterback starting with; What’s next for the Raiders? Eventually the Raiders did take care of business and did everything in their power to win. One […]

Browns LB Scott Fujita Speaks out for LGBT Rights

Current Cleveland Browns linebacker Scott Fujita is speaking out, and doing so for LGBT equality. “I have a unique family history,” he explained. “My parents went through internment camps during World War II and there experience has taught me to stand up for the rights of everybody – equality across the board regardless of what […]

Will Saints Defense Respond In ‘08?

For the past several years the Saints defense has been the point of most concern:A far cry from the 90’s when the defense was so dominant. For the most part, the offense has carried the team the past two years and was not able to overcome all the big plays the defense allowed throughout the […]