It took over a month for the NFL to finally discipline the New Orleans Saints players involved in Bountygate, but finally commissioner Roger Goodell decided to lay down the hammer.

As expected, linebacker Jonathan Vilma was hit the hardest after receiving a one year ban from football. Other players receiving suspensions include defensive tackle Anthony Hargrove (eight games), defensive end Will Smith (four games) and linebacker Scott Fujita (three games).

Here’s what people were saying when they heard about the suspensions…

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