March 21, 2012
Associated Press photo

The NFL has suspended New Orleans head coach Sean Payton, left, for the 2012 season, and former Saints defensive coordinator Gregg Williams, right, is banned from the league indefinitely because of the team’s bounty program that targeted opposing players. Also Wednesday, March 21, 2012, Goodell suspended Saints general manager Mickey Loomis for the first eight regular-season games of 2012, and assistant coach Joe Vitt has to sit out the first six games.