Scott Fujita, a player and union leader who has criticized the NFL's player-safety record, sees elements of a "smear campaign" in the bounty investigation.
Roger Goodell has finished hearing appeals from four players in the Saints bounty case, amid complaints that the NFL didn't prove anything.
Browns LB Scott Fujita has not lost his ability to focus on playing football despite the distractions that have come with the Saints' bounty scandal.
An arbitrator met with the NFL and NFLPA in a hearing Wednesday over whether Roger Goodell has the power to punish players involved in “Bountygate.”
Browns LB Scott Fujita on Tuesday again denied his involvement in the Saints' pay-for-performance scandal.
The NFLPA argued the first of its two grievances on behalf of the players suspended in the Saints' bounty scandal, in New York on Wednesday.
All four players suspended last week by the NFL for their participation in the Saints' bounty scandal filed appeals on Monday.
The NFLPA asserts that the league gave up its right to suspend players for conduct that occurred before the signing of the CBA.
The NFL has responded to the two arbitration proceedings filed by the NFLPA on behalf of four players who were suspended for their role in "Bountygate."
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell suspended Saints LB Jonathan Vilma for the entire 2012 season for his role in the Saints’ bounty program.
The NFLPA says it heard the audio of Gregg Williams targeting select 49ers players before it was released to the public.
The Browns placed starting SLB Scott Fujita (hand) and DRE Emmanuel Sanders (pectoral) on injured reserve on Tuesday, the club announced.
The Browns are expected to handle the switch to a 4-3 defensive scheme with a large contingent of holdover vets from last season and some rookies.
A report released Friday by the NFL Players Association shows that injuries to players rose in 2010 compared to previous seasons.
The Browns have not employed a 4-3 scheme as their base defense since 2004, but they seem likely to transition back to the "40" front after hiring Dick Jauron as defensive coordinator.