This afternoon Michael Vick was sentenced to 23 months in jail. Judge Henry Hudson gave him one less than the maximum 24 months he could have received. He’ll be eligible to hit the streets again in May 2009; the date for his return to the football field may never come around.
I’d love to talk about the ins and outs of Vick’s dogfighting, but at this point the discussion is deep in the ground. What I’d like to talk up is the lovely prison gear he was forced to wear in the courtroom.
Earlier this afternoon I was listening to ESPN radio and some guest was talking about how Michael Vick was forced to wear an old-time black and white striped prison jumper, seven sizes too big, just looking ridiculous.more..