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New Orleans Saints Bounty Scandal: Hypocrisy Surrounds NFL Player Safety Issue

The recent "bounty" scandal involving Gregg Williams and the New Orleans Saints has brought out many different opinions, but none have been more hypocritical than that of many current and former players who say it is just part of the game. Let's take a trip down memory lane for a moment to reminisce about the way many people have responded to Roger Goodell 's recent push to make the league safer for players, shall we? It seems like the general consensus for most people has been that Goodell doesn't really care about player safety, rather all he really cares about is not getting hit with a lawsuit and that he's really only protecting the financial interests of the NFL.
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