Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin

Congress-Bounties
10:07 am
Thu June 21, 2012

Senator Sees Goodell, Calls Off Bounty Hearing Planned in DC

WASHINGTON (AP) — A ranking U.S. senator is calling off a proposed hearing on bounties in professional sports. Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin says he's satisfied with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's response to the issue, including the creation of an anonymous hotline for players to report bounty activity.