FanPost

Tebow's a Jet and the Saints Were Apparently Really Naughty

In a matter of minutes, the NFL caught my Twitter feed on fire by lowering the hammer on the New Orleans Saints and announcing that Tim Tebow has been traded to the New York Jets for a 4th Round draft pick.

Initial reports that I heard yesterday on Tebow-to-the-Jets were that the Jets locker room need the morale boost and attitude adjustment more so than they need Tebow's services at quarterback. With Mark Sanchez signing an extension with the team, it's clear Tebow's role will be vastly different (okay, less important) in the green-and-white than it was in Denver.

And as for our 2009 NFCC buddies, it appears as though Commisioner Roger Goodell didn't hold back. Here are the suspensions within the Saints organization following the investigation into the "bounty" fiasco:

HC Sean Payton: done for the year, no pay

Former DC Gregg Williams (now with St. Louis): suspended indefinitely, no word yet on details

Asst. HC Joe Vitt: six games, no pay

GM Mickey Loomis: eight games, $500,000 fine

The cherry on top is the additional $500,000 fine on the Saints organization itself and being stripped of their 2012 and 2013 2nd Round draft picks. What do they call this? Schadenfreude?

This FanPost was created by a registered user of The Daily Norseman, and does not necessarily reflect the views of the staff of the site. However, since this is a community, that view is no less important.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Daily Norseman

You must be a member of Daily Norseman to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Daily Norseman. You should read them.

Join Daily Norseman

You must be a member of Daily Norseman to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Daily Norseman. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9341_tracker