NFL player Barrett Green sued Greg Williams

NFL player Barrett Green sued Greg Williams

And on Monday, we saw the first lawsuit related to the bounty scandal: According to Tulane law professor Gabe Feldman, former NFL linebacker Barrett Green is suing Williams — then the Redskins’ defensive coordinator — and former Redskins tight end Robert Royal for a knee injury Green suffered during a 2004 game between the Giants and Redskins.Specifically, the lawsuit claims that Royal “intentionally lowered his helmet and dove into” If you like this article, welcome to our blogJerseys blogspostGreen’s knees “at full speed. ” Green claims that Williams’ pay-for-performance program was the impetus for Royal’s low hit that ultimately ended Green’s career.Cheap NFL Jerseys

There has been no proof that Williams had a bounty program anywhere other than New Orleans, but in September 2011, former Colts coach Tony Dungy traced a Peyton Manning neck injury to a 2006 game. The opponent? The Redskins.Joe Flacco Jersey

Green called the hit an “unusual, outrageous and an obvious cheap shot. ” Royal was lined up at tight end on the play but, according to the suit, had played some defense and had been coached by Williams.Baltimore Ravens Jerseys

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