The Wackiest Wednesday In NFL History
It’s been a busy day in the NFL.
* The Denver Broncos traded quarterback Tim Tebow to the New York Jets in exchange for two draft picks.
* The NFL announced that New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton would be suspended for the upcoming season without pay due to his team’s bounty program, which began when defensive coordinator Gregg Williams was hired in 2009. Williams has officially be suspended indefinitely, while the team’s GM Mickey Loomis has been suspended for the first eight games of the 2012 season. Also, the Saints will be fined $500,000, too.
* Finally, beneath the Tebow trade and league ruling on the Saints – the San Francisco 49ers resigned quarterback Alex Smith to a three-year contract. According to the Associated Press, Smith will earn $8 million per year with $16.5 million guaranteed.
So, without further ado – we’d like to know your thoughts on what was the biggest story of the day thus far? Cast your vote below!