The four players suspended by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell over their involvement in an alleged bounty program with the New Orleans Saints from 2009-11 had their suspensions vacated by an appeals panel Friday.
The decision prompted the league to immediately reinstate the players -- linebacker Jonathan Vilma, defensive end Will Smith, defensive end Anthony Hargrove and linebacker Scott Fujita...
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