He’s repaid his debt to society, but we all know why people just can’t let his past stay in the past.
All the talk about Michael Vick (Chicago? Buffalo? No, Philly) reminded me of an incredibly prescient e-mail sent to Bill Simmons, that I will forever remember because I made the mistake of fantasy drafting Jamal Lewis after his prison stint:
Rick Morrissey expressed my thoughts exactly in the Wednesday Tribune. His subject was Michael Vick and the hoops he still must jump through before the former Atlanta Falcons quarterback can return to the NFL. “Eighteen months in prison and two more under home confinement for running a dog-fighting operation apparently is not enough,” Morrissey wrote. […]
Why Michael Vick isn’t R. Kelly.
The tragic tale of Gerald McClellan and his pit bulls.