Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 9/2/12

NEW ORLEANS, LA - OCTOBER 31: General manager Mickey Loomis of the New Orleans Saints walks the sidelines prior to the game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at the Louisiana Superdome on October 31, 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Matthew Sharpe/Getty Images)
New Orleans Saints general manager Mickey Loomis and interim head coach Joe Vitt will begin serving their suspensions Monday, the New Orleans Times-Picayune reported Sunday. There was some consideration of delaying the suspensions because of the problems brought by Hurricane Isaac, but the suspensions will be carried out as scheduled. Loomis is suspended for the first eight games as a result of the Saints bounty scandal, and Vitt is suspended for the first six games. Defensive end Will Smith will also begin serving his four-game suspension on Monday, although some appeals still pending could bring Smith back earlier.
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