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    Friday Dec 12 | The Advocate

    ... better than the ones who preceded them. In the process, he singled out pass-rusher Will Smith and linebacker Jonathan Vilma, who won championship rings with the Saints less than five seasons ago. A multitude of Saints fans grew upset with Galette, ...

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  2. Saints linebacker Junior Galette says the media blew up his comments about his teammates last weekRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | The Advocate

    ... sive teammates over ones he previously played with. He named two former teammates in his comments: linebacker Jonathan Vilma and pass-rusher Will Smith, who helped the Saints win Super Bowl XLIV the season before Galette arrived in New Orleans.

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  3. Rams vs. Cardinals: Full NFL 'Thursday Night Football' Preview and PredictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | BleacherReport

    Want to hear more from Chris and Adam? Click here for Episode 5 of The Simms And Lefkoe Podcast, and don't forget to subscribe on iTunes ! Former Saints linebacker and Bleacher Report NFL Analyst Jonathan Vilma joins the pod to talk Bountygate, Miami football and plenty more. Vilma shares his feelings toward Roger Goodell, why fans react positively to his role in the Bountygate scandal and his memories of playing with Sean Taylor and Frank Gore in college.

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  4. Payton's Pals: With Friends Like These, Who Needs Enemies?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | WhoDatDish

    ... under his tutelage into what would be termed as a 'good player', during his entire tenure as the LB coach (Jonathan Vilma and Curtis Lofton were both already established veterans acquired via trade of free-agency). By comparison, New England LB ...

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  5. Payton, Brees demand better after Saints' worst loss yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | ESPN

    ... When asked if the Saints have the kind of veteran leaders they used to have -- players like Will Smith and Jonathan Vilma -- Brees said, "I feel like there are, and yet there should be more." It's impossible to know if comments like those were ...

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  6. There's still hope for the woeful Saints ... right?: Larry HolderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | NOLA.com

    ... 2015 to eventually replace him. Then Junior Galette took lighter fluid and a match to former Saints defenders Jonathan Vilma, Will Smith and others by saying how the current group of players possesses more talent and better leadership skills. Well ...

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  7. Scott Walker: Saints wooing Who Dat Nation after lackluster seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... leadership on the Saints defense after the offseason departures of key players like Jabari Greer, Will Smith, Jonathan Vilma, Malcolm Jenkins and Roman Harper. He said the guys in the Saints' locker room right now are better than all the guys who ...

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  8. Junior Galette: We don't miss departed veterans on defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | KRRQ-FM Lafayette

    ... same could be said of the Saints moving on without players like Malcolm Jenkins, Roman Harper, Will Smith and Jonathan Vilma. "I mean, c'mon, who are you talking about?" Galette said, via the New Orleans Times-Picayune. "The guys that replaced them ...

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  9. Saints linebacker Junior Galette upsets former players with his commentsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | The Advocate

    When meeting with reporters Thursday, Galette said he believes the players the team has now are better than the ones they replaced. In doing so, he specifically named Jonathan Vilma and Will Smith.

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  10. Junior Galette Insults Will Smith, Jonathan Vilma, and Former Saints Defensive PlayersRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Canal Street Chronicles

    Saints DE/LB Junior Galette has got former defensive Saints players all pissed off tonight after comments he made saying the current Saints defensive players are better than any of the veterans no longer with the team. He even singled out Will Smith and Jonathan Vilma .

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  11. Will Smith, Jonathan Vilma, take issue with Junior Galette saying Saints' defense better without themRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Times-Picayune

    ... unhappy response. Galette said that the team doesn't have a loss of leadership following the departures of Jonathan Vilma, Will Smith, Roman Harper and Malcolm Jenkins. "I feel like, you know, he's (Will Smith) never been a better player than me, ...

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    Thursday Dec 4 | The Advocate

    ... may not have been as productive a pass rusher during his final season with the Saints, middle linebacker Jonathan Vilma not as nimble in his middle-of-the-field mechanics and strong safety Roman Harper not as sound in his technique, they were ...

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  13. Roger Goodell's bungled discipline of Ray Rice has put commissioner in spotlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Newsday

    ... a one-year suspension of coach Sean Payton and suspensions of several players, including a one-year ban for Jonathan Vilma. But the outrage over a program that paid Saints defensive players to injure opponents eventually was swallowed up by the ...

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  14. Ray Rice's lawyer says Roger Goodell 'can't be trusted'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | The Maryland Gazette

    The lawyer for former Ravens running back Ray Rice has issued a lengthy statement that was highly critical of NFL commissioner Roger Goodell . Peter Ginsberg, a veteran New York attorney who previously represented former New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma in the Bountygate scandal, hammered Goodell after Rice's reinstatement Friday, which followed a ruling by former federal judge Barbara S. Jones.

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  15. Pierre Thomas will host fundraising dinner in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | The Times-Picayune

    ... Last year's event raised more than $160,000 for the ICAN Foundation of former New Orleans Saints player, Jonathan Vilma. Attendees must be 21 years or older. No outside items to be autographed will be permitted. Seating is limited. For more ...

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  16. Scott Walker: Saints defense continues getting slapped, but they'll find the upper handRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... Bailey experiment was a bust. He is now retired. * The loss of veterans like Malcolm Jenkins, Roman Harper, Jonathan Vilma and Will Smith all at once has left a bigger leadership void than the team likely anticipated. The Saints paid big free agent ...

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  17. Initiate Maximum Juju: On Monday night, the Saints can save their seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Best of New Orleans

    ... crowd looked like during the first playback of "Stand Up and Get Crunk": During the game, Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma and the New Orleans defense refused to let the Steelers do much of anything on offense. Lots of plays like this happened: ...

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  18. 11-17-14 7:05pm Bobby & Deke: with Saints linebackers coach Joe VittRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... systems so it's been this late. Are the middle linebacker or just the sort of chemical attack was just like Jonathan Vilma did. I don't seek personal sits for himself based on actual certain formation recognition. On that all the sudden now he can ...

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  19. Saintsa frustration reaches new high after 27-10 loss to the BengalsRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... players - such as safeties Roman Harper and Malcolm Jenkins, defensive lineman Will Smith and linebacker Jonathan Vilma - this offseason altered the makeup of this team, and he noted the "vibe" is now different on the field. "Just because you have ...

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  20. Saints safety Kenny Vaccaro: 'Different vibe' on defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | ESPN

    ... who referenced the veteran departures of players such as Roman Harper , Malcolm Jenkins , Will Smith , Jonathan Vilma and Jabari Greer. "You've gotta think that just because you've got great players on paper, not everybody's always gonna mesh ...

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