Transcript for Outrage in the NFL
There is -- outrage in the NFL tonight amid reports -- FL players have been paid to take out high profile players on the field. ABC's Chris -- again tonight on the growing list of teams and players targeted. The latest twists in the pay for -- scandal include this shot against Indianapolis superstar Peyton Manning. In -- 2006 game with the Washington Redskins. His former coach blames it for the neck injury that could -- Manning's career. Was it up eight hits. The NFL is accusing the New Orleans Saints of -- players to hurt opponents including a 101000 dollar bounty and -- far. Today former -- safety quarry -- told the Buffalo News there was financial compensation for knocked out shots the common denominator Gregg Williams. Who coached for the Redskins saints and bills in a statement he now -- the cash bounties a terrible mistake. Violent hits are one thing. Actually trying to take a player out of the -- trying to hurt a player absolutely unacceptable. The brutal found he's come to light just as the NFL faces more lawsuits. Like one from the family of Dave do -- he killed himself last year after lazy brain damage on hit T took in the NFL. It's ironic frankly that during a time when the NFL is starting to care very much about the issue of concussions. They're met with this story. Now more players are confirming what one -- and at -- tradition. A scandal that could get even uglier for the NFL's. First -- ABC news Chicago.
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