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Vilma and Bounty Gate

The New Orleans Saints' bounty scandal has taken on a life of its own. Len Pasquarelli explains how a violent football culture can blur an NFL players judgment.

Given the alleged financial involvement of Jonathan Vilma in the New Orleans' bounty scandal, it wasn't altogether shocking that the respected middle linebacker was suspended for the entire 2012 season by commissioner Roger Goodell. What might be more surprising in hindsight is that Vilma -- one of the brightest, most articulate, grounded, well educated and socially conscious players in the...

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