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Posts Tagged ‘suspension’

REPORT: NFL To Make Favre Investigation Swift But Quiet

Any time an employer suspects an employee of sexual harassment of another employee, it is in their best interest to take swift but quiet interest.  The NFL is no different, even when the alleged violator is Brett Favre. While the NFL tried to decide if Favre indeed violated the league’s personal conduct policy, they will […]

Report: Williamses’ appeal filed, putting four-game bans on hold

It’s something I’m sure we’ve all already seen, but, apparently this could go on for YEARS, not months, YEARS… looks like the Wall will stand strong, at least for 2010. Minnesota Vikings defensive tackles Kevin Williams and Pat Williams had an appeal filed on their behalf Tuesday, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reported, so their four-game […]

Erin Henderson Tackles A Tough Issue

When Erin Henderson was suspended for the NFL’s Substance Policy, he refused to admit any guilt, and I believed him.  Some of you may even remember that I went out of my way to defend him. I was still disappointed to see numerous commenters (on other publications with less classy readers, of course) rip into […]

A Mistake

Yesterday, I was under the impression that Erin Henderson was eligible to return from his suspension. Indeed, this was inaccurate.  Henderson will rejoin the Vikings today, and be eligible for the Saints game. I apologize for the misinformation.

Henderson To Return

We previously reported and opined about the fact that Erin Henderson had been handed down a four week suspension for violating the NFL’s substance policies. The suspension came shortly after he had one of his best special teams performances of the year against the Bengals.  While serving his suspension, the Vikings special teams coverage units have been […]