The Early Lead: Scandals

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 10/04/2012

Drew Brees gets Sean Payton a pass to attend Saints game

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees got permission for Coach Sean Payton, who is suspended for the season, to attend the game Sunday night as he tries to break Johnny Unitas's record.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:48 AM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 10/04/2012

Report: Miami AD Shawn Eichorst resigns

Miami athletic director Shawn Eichorst is reportedly bolting from Coral Gables as the Hurricanes await their punishment for alleged extensive NCAA violations.

By Matt Brooks  |  11:39 AM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)