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The “Bountygate” saga continues…

The “Bountygate” saga continues…

NFLPA Hires Outside Counsel for Saints Players in Anticipation of Criminal Charges Stemming From “Bountygate”

In anticipation of the legal ramifications of “Bountygate,” which our blog had pointed out, the NFLPA has hired outside counsel to represent Saints players from potential criminal charges.

No charges have yet been filed.  And, while this may be the result of excessive caution, criminal charges are possible.  For more click here.

Matthew Karmel

Matthew Karmel graduated from Rutgers University in 2009 and is currently a second year student at Fordham University School of Law. Matthew is the Notes and Articles Editor of the Fordham Sports Law Forum, a student-run group dedicated to bringing interesting sports law issues to the Fordham legal community. Any inquiries about the Fordham Sports Law Forum should be directed to