U.S. District Judge Ginger Berrigan said that the failure of the settlement talks for the bounty case was “extremely disappointing."
A temporary restraining order to allow players suspended in connection with "bountygate" to rejoin their teams and play in Week One has been requested.
The Patriots signed former Dolphins RB Lex Hilliard on Tuesday. Hilliard is the fifth running back on the team’s roster.
The Saints have claimed S Rafael Bush off waivers from the Broncos and waived S Jonathon Amaya.
The Saints cut 22 players from their active roster on Friday, including veteran PK John Kasay.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell wrote a letter to fans on Friday and put an emphasis on keeping bounties out of football.
The Saints waived 13 players and terminated the contracts of vested veterans DT Remi Ayodele and QB Luke McCown.
The Packers have released DE Anthony Hargrove, the club announced Friday.
While Aaron Kromer is only the Saints’ interim interim head coach, our sources do not anticipate he will have much of a problem gaining respect from players.
The Saints showed good judgment in selecting a fill-in for suspended head coach Sean Payton for the second time this offseason.
Aaron Kromer will be the Saints’ head coach for the first six games of the regular season while Joe Vitt is suspended, the team said Wednesday.
The Saints have acquired LB Barrett Ruud from Seattle for an undisclosed draft pick.
A league source said the Saints signed free-agent WR Greg Camarillo on Sunday.
A Saints LB corps already facing a season without the suspended Jonathan Vilma has suffered a further blow with the loss of backup LB Chris Chamberlain.
The NFLPA filed documents in court disputing Roger Goodell's claim he was prepared to discipline "bountygate" players back in March.