NFL BOUNTY SCANDAL
Player suspensions overturned
Saints owner meets with Goodell
Judge wants Vilma, NFL to settle
NFL files grievance over Vilma lawsuit
NFLPA files suit in Bountygate case
The league reinstated them all a few minutes later.
The Saints’ Smith and Fujita, now with the Cleveland Browns, probably will play in Sunday’s season openers. Vilma can at least rejoin teammates and coaches in New Orleans – and get paid – even if the linebacker is not yet ready to play because of knee problems.