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  1. Why the New Orleans Saints will make the playoffs: No. 8, Veteran LeadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WhoDatDish

    Jun 17, 2015; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Saints center Max Unger during minicamp at the New Orleans Saints Training Facility. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports Jul 28, 2013; Metairie, LA, USA; New Orleans Saints outside linebacker Jonathan Vilma and linebacker Will Smith talk during a morning training camp practice at the team training facility.

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  2. Marques Colston Still Crucial To Saints OffenseRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... and in the locker room. Over the past few years, the Saints lost veteran stalwart defenders, Will Smith , Jonathan Vilma , Roman Harper , and Malcolm Jenkins in rapid succession. Although the players that replaced each of them were younger and more ...

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  3. Best Off-Seasons In The NFC South: Panthers and SaintsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... Bowls, but what he really brings is a sense of authority to a quiet Saints' defense. The days of leaders like Jonathan Vilma and (and I shudder to mention this name) Darren Sharper are long since past in New Orleans. Guys like Jairus Byrd (when he's ...

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  4. Patriots QB Tom Brady won't be able to play beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | WVEC-TV Norfolk

    ... was the New Orleans Saints "Bountygate" scandal. One of the four players suspended, ex-Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma, walked out on a June 2012 hearing in front of Goodell, while the other three attended under protest. Months later, Goodell ...

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  5. Can David Hawthorne fend off Stephone Anthony and start for the Saints?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | WhoDatDish

    ... the reins as the 'quarterback' of the New Orleans Saints defense. His predecessors like Curtis Lofton and Jonathan Vilma made a tremendous impact at the position, but perhaps Anthony has the potential to make us all remember the late great Sam ...

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  6. Opinion: Pros And Cons of Junior GaletteRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... talented than the 2009 defense that brought home a Super Bowl , by proxy addressing fan favorites such as Jonathan Vilma , Jabari Greer and Will Smith . Galette faced backlash from these comments from fans and players alike. Had the comment not come ...

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  7. GoLocalWorcester | Sports | NEW: Tom Brady’s Appeal Hearing Will be Held June 23Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Go Local

    ... Saints had been orchestrating a bounty system to purposely injur star players on opposing teams. In 2012, Jonathan Vilma and three other Saints players were suspended (Vilma for the entire 2012 season). At the behest of Kessler, Vilma and seven ...

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  8. How many New Orleans Saints should crack the NFL Network's top-100 list?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | NOLA.com

    ... . 32; Carl Nicks, G, No. 76; Darren Sproles, RB, No. 86. 2011: Drew Brees, QB, No. 9; Jahri Evans, G, No. 34; Jonathan Vilma, LB, No. 37; Marques Colston, WR, No. 53; Carl Nicks, G, No. 55.

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  9. Larry Holder: Saints LB Stephone Anthony may be Jonathan Vilma 2.0Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | NOLA.com

    ... the time period includes Ray Lewis, Takeo Spikes, Keith Brooking, Brian Urlacher, Keith Bullock, Dan Morgan, Jonathan Vilma, Patrick Willis, Lawrence Timmons, Jon Beason, Jerod Mayo, Luke Kuechly and, most recently, C.J. Mosley. This doesn't ...

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  10. For Roger Goodell, staying out of court on Deflategate might be wishful thinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Sporting News

    ... panel rescinded them, and former commissioner Paul Tagliabue wiped them out for good as appointed arbitrator. Jonathan Vilma, who was reinstated after being sentenced to a year's suspension, has already publicly recommended that Brady "lawyer up.'' ...

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  11. Pittsburgh Steelers hire player personnel coordinator with history of successRead the original story

    May 18, 2015 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    ... many of key players that helped the Saints win Super Bowl XLIV. Defensive linemen Will Smith , linebacker Jonathan Vilma , running backs Reggie Bush and Pierre Thomas , receiver Marques Colston , and defensive back Malcolm Jenkins were among the ...

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  12. Are NFL appeals ever successful?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... Saints were accused of participating in a bonus scheme, or "bounties," for injuring opposing team players. Jonathan Vilma had been scheduled to miss the entire 2012 season, while Will Smith (four games), Anthony Hargrove (eight games), and Scott ...

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  13. Brent Venables knows his Saints MLBs well, says Stephone Anthony is 'total package'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | ESPN

    ... exceed those expectations more than anybody." Ultimately, that expectation is for Anthony to follow Simoneau, Jonathan Vilma and Lofton in an impressive line of "Mike" linebackers who have quarterbacked the Saints' defense over the past decade. ...

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  14. Five Notable NFL Suspensions From Last Five YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... injured opponents running back to 2009 when they won Super Bowl XLIV. Head coach Sean Peyton and linebacker Jonathan Vilma got full season suspensions for 2012. Anthony Hargrove was suspended for 8 games; Will Smith was given 4 games and Scott ...

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  15. Area Role Model Lawyers UpRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | New Yorker

    ... letter , like Hester Prynne in shoulder pads. The more useful advice, however, came from the linebacker Jonathan Vilma, who told ESPN , "I'd tell Brady to fight the emotion of defending himself publicly, lawyer up, and begin to devise a game plan to ...

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  16. Former Saints LB Jonathan Vilma offers Tom Brady suspension adviceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Sporting News

    "I'd tell Brady to fight the emotion of defending himself publicly, lawyer up and begin to devise a gameplan to beat the NFL through the [court] system," Vilma wrote in a text message to ESPN.com . Vilma successfully fought a year-long ban brought down on him by commissioner Roger Goodell and the NFL in 2012 after he was accused of receiving payouts for injuring players on opposing teams in the Saints bounty scandal.

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  17. GoLocalWorcester | Sports | NEW: Patriots Release Wells Report RebuttalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | Go Local

    ... Saints had been orchestrating a bounty system to purposely injur star players on opposing teams. In 2012, Jonathan Vilma and three other Saints players were suspended (Vilma for the entire 2012 season). At the behest of Kessler, Vilma and seven ...

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  18. Saints News, 5/14/15: Saints Among 15 NFL Teams with Military Sponsorship DealsRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... paid sponsorship arrangements with the U.S. Department of Defense. ProFootballTalk Former Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma knows a little something about winning a fight against Roger Goodell. And Vilma has some advice for Tom Brady. Asked by Ed ...

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  19. Why Tom Brady might play in the season opener after allRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... And, if Kessler, Yee, et al, can't get the suspension reduced or overturned? There are always the courts. Jonathan Vilma of the Saints fought his season-long suspension over BountyGate in federal court, prompting Goodell to name former commissioner ...

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

    May 13, 2015 | ABC News

    Former Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma, who was initially suspended an entire season before successfully fighting to have his ban in the NFL's bounty probe overturned, offered some advice to Patriots quarterback Tom Brady as he confronts a similar challenge. "I'd tell Brady to fight the emotion of defending himself publicly, lawyer up and begin to devise a gameplan to beat the NFL through the [court] system," Vilma wrote in a text message.

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