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As NFL OTAs come to an end, so do the hopes of making an NFL team for many undrafted free agents around the league. Penn Staters were not immune from that disappointment this week. For a few established Penn Staters in the NFL, the week was far from disappointing as they have already started to increase their roles for this upcoming season. Here’s what happened with Penn Staters in the NFL this week: Moye Waived By ‘Phins, Claimed By Saints At first, this week seemed to be a very bleak one for the career of rookie wide receiver Derek Moye. On Tuesday morning, Moye was cut by the Miami Dolphins, ending hopes of a redux of the Devlin-to-Moye connection. (I checked and confirmed that there were a whopping 2 instances where Devlin completed a pass to Moye in 2008.) The move came right after the team signed Chad Ochocinco, so my conspiracy theory is that Moye was a casualty to the Dolphins wanting to have a more entertaining season of Hard Knocks. As soon as it seemed that Mo...

Evidence includes Dog the Bounty Hunter

It's a shame the just after "Dog the Bounty Hunter" was officially canceled, Dog gets some publicity in the NFL's collection of evidence against the Saints and their bounty program. 

Jimmy Graham may not get a new contract any time soon

Getty Images With the New Orleans Saints bounty scandal currently going on, as well as a contract stand-off between the Saints and quarterback Drew Brees, it doesn’t look like tight end Jimmy Graham will get a long-term deal any time soon.   Another problem that the Saints have, is that they don’t have the cap room at the moment to lock Graham up to a long-term contract. Graham’s...

Erik Coleman to start for Lions?

Amari Spievey was one of the worst starting safeties in the league last year, ranking 76th out of 86 on ProFootballFocus. The Lions didn’t bring in any competition for him this offseason, but according to, veteran Erik Coleman, who missed most of last season with a knee injury, will compete with Spievey for the starting job now that he is healthy. Coleman, 30,...

Saints' Vilma, attorney end hearing, claim no evidence provided

Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma and his attorney, Peter Ginsberg, left Monday's appeal hearing prematurely, claiming commissioner Roger Goodell did not provide new evidence in a timely manner. Ginsberg said the hearing was "a sham." The NFL handed over select evidence Friday, adhering to the required three days notice of evidence before Monday's appeal. It...

Jonathan Vilma, Other Bounty Defendants Say 'Shame on the NFL,' Show Up at Appeals Hearing

NEW YORK -- NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell was hearing the appeals Monday of four players suspended for their role in the Saints bounty program. On hand at NFL headquarters were all four players: Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma, who was suspended for the 2012 season, and defensive end Will Smith, docked for four games; Green Bay defensive end Anthony Hargrove, suspended for eight...

Gregg Williams corroborates claim that Jonathan Vilma offered a $10k Favre bounty

As if the Saints bounty program scandal hasn’t already taken up enough limelight already this off-season. At Monday’s appeal hearing regarding the bounty case, outside counsel for the NFL, Mary Jo White, said that three members of the Saints defensive coaching staff (including Gregg Williams) corroborated the claim that Jonathan Vilma offered a $10,000 bounty on Brett Favre in...

Vilma Leaves NFL Meeting Early

((HT: ESPN)) The four NFL players associated with the so-called "Bountygate" had their day with Commissioner Roger Goodell- and one left really early... Jonathan Vilma only hung around for an hour before stating his case in front of a bunch of microphones... The other three players, Anthony Hargrove, Scott Fujita, and Will Smith all arrived at the NFL offices...

Bounty appeal hearing ends prematurely

The players suspended for alleged ties to the Saints' bounty scandal got their day in front of Commissioner Roger Goodell, but it didn't last long. Goodell began a hearing in New York with Jonathan Vilma, Anthony Hargrove, Will Smith and Scott Fujita, but within 40 minutes pushed back the appeal hearing for the four players suspended by the NFL for alleged active participation...

NFC South: Top 10 Players For 2012

Let's get this out of the way right now, I'm going to include Drew Brees. Technically, he's without contract and not an official NFC South player. I don't really care, he'll be a Saint this season and I'm going to throw him in here. Also, spoiler alert, he's in the top spot. What about the other nine? Anyone that follows the NFC South knows that it&...
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