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  1. Report: NFL salary cap to increase to about $130MRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | KSBW-TV

    ... ek in cutting safety Louis Delmas and wide receiver Nate Burleson and the Saints parting ways with linebacker Jonathan Vilma, safety Roman Harper, cornerback Jabari Greer and defensive end/outside linebacker Will Smith.

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  2. Supporters rally behind prospective NFL defensive end Michael...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... to the team that picks him. And earlier this month, Saints (and former University of Miami) linebacker Jonathan Vilma told NFL Network that "I think [a gay athlete] would not be accepted as much as we think he would be accepted." While there's a ...

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  3. Former New Orleans Saints cornerback Jabari Greer sits at peace with team's decision to release himRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... defensive end Will Smith and safety Roman Harper along with the Saints' intentions to not re-sign linebacker Jonathan Vilma last week at the same time. Of the four players, Greer would have probably been the only one to return to 2014 as a starter, ...

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  4. The Legacy of Harper, Greer, Smith, and Vilma: PodcastRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | Canal Street Chronicles

    ... this off-season? They also try to evaluate the legacy of Roman Harper , Jabari Greer , Will Smith , and Jonathan Vilma . Andrew says Vilma should be celebrated for fighting Goodell over Bountygate. Ralph believes Greer is one of the most under ...

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  5. Gene Frenette: Sam's homosexual announcement gives NFL an opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... as Missouri's football team was last season, as homophobic as someone like New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma was last week on NFL Network, expressing concerns about being looked at in the shower by a homosexual player, or maybe a ...

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  6. Can this work? Michael Sam and the NFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | Beacon

    ... We aren't far removed from high profile stars like Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma and 49ers cornerback Chris Culliver saying anti-gay comments. They all range from Peterson not "being with gay marriage," to ... 1 comment

  7. Cameron Jordan hopes to continue standard set by departing Saints defensive leadersRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2014 | New Orleans Saints

    ... - the Saints had parted ways with four veteran defensive leaders - Jabari Greer, Roman Harper, Will Smith and Jonathan Vilma. Jordan said it was devastating news to hear at first because of the impact the foursome had made on and off the field. ...

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  8. Will Smith prefers to return to defensive endRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2014 | MSNBC

    ... great coach and a great person," Smith said. That's a far cry from the perception that Williams "snitched" on Jonathan Vilma by signing a sworn document confirming Vilma had offered $10,000 to anyone who knocked former Vikings quarterback Brett ...

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  9. Supporters rally behind prospective NFL defensive end Michael...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... to the team that picks him. And earlier this month, Saints (and former University of Miami) linebacker Jonathan Vilma told NFL Network that "I think [a gay athlete] would not be accepted as much as we think he would be accepted." While there's a ...

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  10. NFL Confidential: We'll soon find out how much has changed in the last 35 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2014 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... it's best not to go public with them. For example, before Sam made his announcement, former Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma brought up the showering question and asked how he should respond if a gay player looked at him. That comment got Vilma ...

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  11. Why the Saints Must Set a Limit on Re-Signing Jimmy GrahamRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... is currently in a tight financial spot. On Wednesday, the Saints announced they would not re-sign linebackers Jonathan Vilma and Will Smith, safety Roman Harper and cornerback The move will save the Saints $16.905 million, according to Joel Corry of ...

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  12. Panic in the locker room over gay playersRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | The Olympian

    ... When NFL Network's Andrea Kremer recently brought up the possibility of an openly gay player with Jonathan Vilma, a New Orleans Saints linebacker, he said: "Imagine if he's the guy next to me and, you know, I get dressed, naked, taking a shower, the ...

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  13. David Jones column about gay football player was patronizing: PennLive lettersRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2014 | PennLive.com

    In a country where all views are supposedly tolerated, why would Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma and others who express similar views about gay athletes be unintelligent, time warped, constricted, retentive, fools and knuckleheads simply because their views are socially unacceptable in 2014? If that is true then it stands to reason that David ... (more)

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  14. Saints part ways with Greer, Harper, Smith, VilmaRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | FOX16

    ... Roman Harper and defensive end/linebacker Will Smith. In addition, the club will not re-sign linebacker Jonathan Vilma. "I would like to thank Jabari, Roman, Will and Jonathan for their contributions on and off the field for the New Orleans Saints ...

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  15. Connie Schultz: Michael Sam's bigger truthRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... chemically imbalance these manly men. Or something like that. Then there was New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma, whose bad timing made him the punch line of too many blog posts to count. In an interview with NFL Network shortly before ...

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  16. Jabari Greer carried out his final days with the Saints gallantlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... decisions to release Greer, safety Roman Harper, defensive end Will Smith and to not re-sign free agent-to-be Jonathan Vilma - all of whom had a hand in winning Super Bowl XLIV, the Saints' sole world title - reportedly got the Saints more than $2 ...

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  17. GM Mickey Looms: "This was not an easy decision to make"Read the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Thenew995fm.com

    ... safety Roman Harper, defensive end and outside linebacker Will Smith's contracts were terminated. Linebacker Jonathan Vilma will not be re-signed. Saints General Manager Mickey Loomis says the decision was not an easy one, saying all have been ...

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  18. Michael Sam is gay? So what: James VarneyRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... for edge rushing skills (although the team sure could use that). Rather, it was comments by former linebacker Jonathan Vilma, the captain of the Saints defense when the team won Super Bowl XLIV. Vilma, probably accurately, said in an interview that ...

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  19. Former New Orleans Saints defender Will Smith wasn't surprised by his releaseRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... idea of the cap issues and stuff like that." But being let go the same day as Roman Harper, Jabari Greer, and Jonathan Vilma (who was not re-signed), his former Super Bowl XLIV teammates, was still difficult to digest, he said. "It just made it a ...

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  20. Saints re-sign Trevin WadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... defensive veterans Will Smith, Roman Harper and Jabari Greer as well as not re-sign soon-to-be free agent Jonathan Vilma got the Saints more than $2 million under the salary cap. The Saints were reportedly $14 million - give or take - over a 2014 ...

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