Found April 16, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
The NFL Players Association was aware of the video and audio files of former New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams telling players to try and injure members of the San Francisco 49ers before the tapes were released to the public. The NFLPA said it was given details of the recordings by Scott Fujita, a former member of the Saints and now on the union's executive committee, prior to the public release on April 4. "We learned of the tape as part of our effort to obtain any and all information related to an alleged pay-to-injure scheme," NFLPA assistant executive director George Atallah said in a statement. "We had no control of the content and did not make a determination on the method of its release. To date, the NFL has not provided the NFLPA with detailed evidence of the existence of such a program." Fujita was one of the players named in the bounty program in which Saints players were paid for causing injury to opposing players. Commiss...

Report: NFLPA knew about Williams recording

Reports indicate that the NFLPA was made aware of Sean Pamphilon's recording of Gregg Williams' speech prior to its release to the public.

49ers Baalke still considers Gregg Williams friend

San Francisco general manager Trent Baalke recently reached out to former New Orleans defensive coordinator Gregg Williams regarding the Saints' targeting of 49ers players in their bounty program. Apparently, no hard feelings on Baalke's part. They worked together during the 2004 season in Washington and Baalke still considers Williams ''a friend.'' Baalke...

Minus Williams, the Rams do defense by committee

The St. Louis Rams have opened their two-day minicamp doing defense by committee. The team is without Gregg Williams, the team's defensive coordinator who has been suspended indefinitely by the NFL for his role in the bounties program during his time with the New Orleans Saints. Coach Jeff Fisher said the remaining staff has been efficient picking up the slack for Williams...

Williams helps with tornado cleanup

While Gregg Williams' name may be mud in NFL circles, a couple in Kansas knows him only as the Good Samaritan who came to its aid in the wake of the weekend's devastating tornado. Scott Lyon admitted to KSN-TV he had no idea who Williams was when he arrived uninvited in a pickup truck with a friend to offer their services clearing debris from the homeowner's damaged...

Source: NFLPA aware of Williams speech

The public release earlier this month of the infamous audio of former New Orleans Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams ordering his players to injure their 49er opponents before last season's playoff game reportedly came as no surprise to the NFL Players Association (NFLPA). The NFLPA already had "detailed knowledge" of the video and audio before independent...

Minnesota Vikings DE, Jared Allen, “Shocked” by the Gregg Williams Audio Clip

Minnesota Vikings defensive end/crazy person, Jared Allen, says he was shocked by the Gregg Williams audio clip that was released a few weeks ago. You know, the one where Williams, then defensive coordinator for the New Orleans Saints, talked to his players about “killing the ******* head,” taking out knees and giving concussions to players, by name. Here’s the clip (NSFW)...

NFL requests Gregg Williams audio tapes from filmmaker

According to Michael Silver of Yahoo Sports, filmmaker Sean Pamphilon has told him that NFL security called him in order to request the audio tapes of Gregg Williams’ pregame speech from January’s playoff game against the 49ers. “NFL security called four times on Friday. They want the Gregg Williams tapes,” Pamphilon told Silver. Pamphilon also told Silver that he wants...

4 New Players Sue NFL over concussions – cite bounty scandal as evidence of NFL culture

We knew this was coming. Four more players are now suing the NFL accusing it of neglect regarding concussions. From the Washington Post: “There is nothing new or unique about what Gregg Williams said. Although the NFL has now punished Williams and the Saints, for almost its entire history the NFL glorified violent hits,” said the complaint. “It encouraged its players to think...

Report: Brees, Fujita meet with NFL

A person with knowledge of the meeting tells The Associated Press that Saints quarterback Drew Brees, former New Orleans linebacker Scott Fujita and players union head DeMaurice Smith are at the NFL offices discussing the team's bounty program. Other issues also are being discussed with league executives, the person says Monday, speaking on condition of anonymity because the...

Is the New Orleans Saints bounty system spreading to the UK?

 "Roger GOD-ell" Evidently, the New Orleans Saints bounty system has spread to the political world and the Baron Ahmed of Rotherham. According to The Telegraph, British Peer Lord Nazir Ahmed announced a bounty of €10 million for former US President George Bush and current US President Barrack Obamma. The British peer reportedly said: "'If the...

NFL officials meet with Drew Brees, Scott Fujita, DeMaurice Smith

Drew Brees, former Saints linebacker Scott Fajita and NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith arrived at NFL offices in New York to meet with league officials on Monday. Today is the day that organized workouts can begin all over league. Reports all over the league reported yesterday that Brees wasnt going to attend workout, but no one knew he was heading to...
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