Roger Goodell has delivered his verdict on the Saints' institutionalized bounty system, and the punishment will be severe:
- Saints HC Sean Payton has been suspended for the season without pay
- GM Mickey Loomis has been suspended for eight games
- Rams DC Gregg Williams has been suspended indefinitely
- Assistant HC Joe Vitt has been suspended for six games
- New Orleans has been docked $500K and their 2012 and 2013 second-rounders
Player punishments have not yet been determined.