Allen has no comment on Saints' BountyGate

March 3, 2012, 1:29 am
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While the New Orleans Saints have become embroiled in "BountyGate," the Raiders said through a team spokesman that new coach Dennis Allen had no comment on the situation.Allen was a defensive coach for the Saints from 2006 through 2010, the last three years as their secondary coach.The NFL announced Friday that the Saints defense maintained a "bounty" program, which was in violation of league rules, during the 2009, 2010 and 2011 seasons. The Raiders played host to the Saints in preseason games in 2009 and 2011.

Allen left New Orleans following the 2010 season and was Denver's defensive coordinator this past season.