By Mike Triplett | The Times-Picayune | nola.com | September 21, 2012
It should come as no surprise to anyone who's ever met Joe Vitt that he's not well-equipped to handle a six-week suspension away from coaching. The football lifer can rarely even manage six hours of sleep without heading back into the office.
So the New Orleans Saints assistant head coach has found a remarkable way to turn this whole sordid bounty mess into a positive.
Vitt will head to the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., on Monday, where he plans to live around the clock for the next few weeks while working with wounded combat veterans from the United States armed forces through the Semper Fi Fund program. Read the rest of this entry »