Brian Baldinger Suspended 6 Months for Bounty Remarks

The NFL Network on Wednesday suspended analyst Brian Baldinger six months without pay, per ProFootballTalk.com, for recommending last week that the Eagles put a bounty on Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott.

The Eagles lost to the Cowboys on Sunday night.

“This is the guy that that we’ve got to hurt," Baldinger said last week on 97.5 The Fanatic, via PFT. "This is the guy that we’ve got to take out of the game. There’s got to be 10 guys that want to hurt him every single play. In fact, we may even put a little bounty on Ezekiel Elliott.

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“This is the guy you’ve got to take out. That’s the guy you’ve got to eliminate.” 

Baldinger, a regular contributor on CSN, began his career as an offensive lineman in 1982 with the Cowboys and finished it in 1993 with the Eagles.

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