Cleveland Browns used to have Bounty System

14
23

For the NFL to have cracked down so hard on the New Orleans Saints, it seems bounty operations were commonplace throughout the history of the game.

Former Cleveland Browns defensive back Hanford Dixon recently went on record saying that that mid-80’s Browns team had a players only bounty that rewarded members for hard hits on the field.

In his recently released book Day of the Dawg: A Football Memoir, Dixon elaborated on the Browns bounty system.

Dixon wrote: “The object wasn’t to maim or cause serious injury, but to knock (an opponent) out of the game. These pools would be maybe a couple of hundred bucks, not really that much money.”

To me, it’s starting to sound like a bounty system was a part of the game.

The Saints, just happened to be the one that got caught.

14 COMMENTS

  1. Thanks for the helpful content. It is also my belief that mesothelioma cancer has an incredibly long latency period of time, which means that symptoms of the disease won’t emerge right up until 30 to 50 years after the original exposure to asbestos. Pleural mesothelioma, which can be the most common variety and is affecting the area around the lungs, might result in shortness of breath, torso pains, and also a persistent coughing, which may produce coughing up bloodstream.

  2. Thanks for the interesting things you have exposed in your blog post. One thing I would like to comment on is that FSBO interactions are built after some time. By introducing yourself to the owners the first few days their FSBO is actually announced, before the masses commence calling on Wednesday, you generate a good association. By mailing them methods, educational elements, free accounts, and forms, you become the ally. Through a personal desire for them in addition to their situation, you generate a solid connection that, oftentimes, pays off in the event the owners decide to go with a realtor they know in addition to trust — preferably you actually.

  3. Generally I do not learn article on blogs, however I would like to say that this write-up very compelled me to check out and do it! Your writing taste has been surprised me. Thank you, very great post.

  4. Hey! I know this is somewhat off topic but I was wondering if you knew where I could
    locate a captcha plugin for my comment form? I’m using the same blog platform as yours and I’m having difficulty finding one?
    Thanks a lot!

Comments are closed.