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Sunday slant: Saints' actions indefensible

Gregg Williams (Al Messerschmidt/Getty)

Try as some of Gregg Williams' players might to defend their actions, their intent to injure showed the ultimate disrespect for the game and the opponent. New revelations and admissions should only further enrage those opponents that were affected most, while the denials of others need to stop.

With player safety a steadfast mantra for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, the league took a bold and definitive step Friday by releasing details of an investigation that lasted about two years and consumed 50,000 pages. The New Orleans Saints are cheaters. Sugarcoating it any other way just wouldn't be right. Beyond the player safety issue with the bounties that were administered by former...

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