I’m not saying the NFL is intentionally lying. I’ve been willing to give them the benefit of the doubt that they may have just been working with the information they’ve been given, even though much of that information was inaccurate and lacked credibility. It’s their cavalier interpretation of everything that’s been way off. They clearly proceeded with a public smear campaign with very little regard for the truth.
– Cleveland Browns linebacker Scott Fujita on the latest developments involving the New Orleans Saints bounty program. For his alleged involvement, Fujita has been suspended for the first three games of the 2012 season and continues to be one of the most outspoken opponents of the initial ruling. In response, NFL spokesman Greg Aiello stated that “nothing [Fujita] has asserted in his various public statements undermines the findings of the investigation.”
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(Source: Associated Press)