Gregg Williams is technically St. Louis Rams linebacker Brady Poppinga's defensive coordinator for at least a few more days.
This didn't keep Poppinga from ripping Williams for orchestrating a bounty program while with the New Orleans Saints.
Poppinga feels that strongly about a system the seven-year NFL veteran described with such terms as "degrading," "animalistic" and "repulsive" during a Thursday interview with FOXSports.com.
"I just can't sit there and be silent," Poppinga said. "I look at this as an opportunity to share with the public that we, as football players, are not barbaric and out to try and destroy everything in our path. Football is my profession and I take it seriously. It's an art form. It's technical, strategic and takes a lot of intelligence to play.
"When this came out, it started to confirm the idea that football guys are idiots. That's not who we are. Ninety-five percent of the guys are very intelligent. It's just guys who love to go out and play a physic...