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Report: NFL To Hear Payton, Loomis Appeals Tuesday

New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton and general manager Mickey Loomis will make their respective appeals of suspensions at the NFL's New York offices Tuesday, according to ESPN.

Both men were punished as a result of the bounty program the team used from 2009-11. Payton was suspended for one year,originally set to start April 1 and end after the Super Bowl. Loomis was suspended for eight games, beginning after the Saints' final preseason game.

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is expected to make a ruling on the appeals within days after Payton and Loomis present their cases.

 

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