Scott Fujita Newswire

Scott Fujita Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Scott Fujita.

Results 1 - 12 of 12 in Scott Fujita

  1. Some players see Fujita's bounty punishment as retribution for criticizing NFL's safety recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2012 |

    Former Saints linebacker Scott Fujita, a union leader with a record of criticizing the NFL's player-safety record, sees elements of a "smear campaign" in a bounty investigation that has sullied his reputation. "I'm not saying the NFL is intentionally lying," Fujita said in an interview with The Associated Press.


  2. CGB Hall of Fame: (12) Scott Fujita vs (4) Mike MacdonaldRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2015 | California Golden Blogs

    The second Round of 32 matchup of the Brick Mueller Region pits two "footballers" in Scott Fujita and Mike Macdonald. Twelfth-seeded Scott Fujita prevailed over fellow football alum, fifth-seeded Ron Rivera, 40-22, while fourth-seeded Mike Macdonald advanced past thirteenth-seeded Devon Rodriguez, 57-30.


  3. CGB Hall of Fame: (5) Ron Rivera vs. (12) Scott FujitaRead the original story

    May 24, 2015 | California Golden Blogs

    Two Cal Football greats turned NFL legends - Ron Rivera and Scott Fujita, face off in the penultimate matchup of the CGB Hall of Fame First Round. It's fitting to look at Ron Rivera with Texas A&M upcoming on the schedule, since Rivera will forever be defined by the A&M game his senior year.


  4. Jonathan Vilma offers advice to Tom BradyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | ABC News

    ... hits. Tagliabue did the same for two players who by then were no longer with the club, Browns linebacker Scott Fujita and free-agent defensive lineman Anthony Hargrove. Vilma, suspended by Goodell for the entire season, and Smith, suspended four ...


  5. How Tom Brady's ban compares with other NFL suspensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2015 | Boston Herald

    ... later reduced the ban to four games. Vilma drew the most severe punishment of the players suspended (along with Scott Fujita, Anthony Hargrove and Will Smith) in New Orleans' bounty program, but he ultimately drew little sanction. His full-season ...


  6. Ex-LB Fujita: 30-50 percent players smoke potRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | CBS Sports

    ... still affect players' careers, as it did for Shane Ray and Randy Gregory. According to former NFL linebacker Scott Fujita, though, NFL teams don't particularly care much about whether players smoke pot, and only really worry about them getting ...


  7. Former NFL player says league doesn't care about marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Sporting News

    Former NFL linebacker Scott Fujita told Showtime's Jim Rome on Wednesday night that NFL teams don't care about marijuana use. The statement was in response to a question from Rome about Shane Ray's drop in the NFL Draft.


  8. Chris Borland's early retirement shifts focus of head injuries in NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2015 | Erie Times News

    ... either. "He came to a decision that most of us thought about but never had the courage to act on," said Scott Fujita, an 11-year NFL linebacker who retired in 2012. Fujita, who played for the Cleveland Browns from 2010-12, considered retiring after ...


  9. Continue reading a 'Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Advocate

    Former Saints linenbacker Scott Fujita says he almost quit because of a concussion in Super Bowl, "but I chickened out." FILE - This Sept.


  10. Fujita: 'Chickened out' when mulling retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | CBS Sports

    ... Illustrated 's Peter King about Borland's decision, former Chiefs , Cowboys , Saints and Browns linebacker Scott Fujita said that he considered taking similar action after suffering a concussion of his own during the Saints' Super Bowl win over the ...


  11. Former Saints, Browns LB Scott Fujita says he considered retirement like Chris BorlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | ESPN

    Fujita told the MMQB's Peter King that he also considered retiring after he suffered a concussion during the Saints' Super Bowl win against the Indianapolis Colts in February 2010 -- but he "chickened out." "A week or so before free agency, everything cleared up, I felt good, and I realized I still wanted to play," said Fujita, who went on to sign a lucrative contract with the Browns and play three more seasons that were hampered by various injuries.


  12. Former Saints linebacker Scott Fujita pondered retirement after concussion in 2009 Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 |

    CHUCK COOK / THE TIMES-PICAYUNE ARCHIVES Saints training camp practice at Millsaps College in Jackson, Miss., ninth day of practice Friday afternoon, August 1, 2008. Former New Orleans Saints linebacker Scott Fujita didn't consider retirement at 24 like Niners linebacker Chris Borland, who is walking away from the game after one season to concerns about concussions and long-term health.