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Bountygate player punishments could come soon

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While the Vikings won't likely get any reparation for the Saints' Boutygate scandal, the punishment to Saints players could be meted out soon. Plus, the Saints could be undermining their current coaching staff and the government might eventually have something to say about the Saints' actions.

PALM BEACH, Fla. - Already shy their head coach, a key assistant and their general manager for all or part of the 2012 season, the New Orleans Saints might not have to wait much longer for the second shoe to drop in the NFL's "Bountygate" sanctions against the franchise. Speaking at the annual league meetings here on Monday afternoon, commissioner Roger Goodell acknowledged that he would... Recommended Stories