New England Coach Bill Belichick is fined $500,000 and the Patriots are fined $250,000 and forfeit a first-round draft pick for taping the signals of the New York Jets' defensive coaches during a game on Sept. 9, 2007.
Green Bay Packers star running back Paul Hornung, the 1961 NFL most valuable player, and Detroit Lions All-Pro defensive tackle Alex Karras are suspended for the 1963 season for betting on NFL games and associating with gamblers. Hornung was said to have bet up to $500 on NFL games, Karras $50 to $100.
Tennessee's Adam "Pacman" Jones is suspended for the 2007 season for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy. Jones had been interviewed by police in connection with 10 incidents, the biggest coming in Las Vegas during the NBA All-Star weekend when Jones was involved in a fight and shooting at a strip club that paralyzed one man.