Jonathan Vilma

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Birthday
16, 1982
Birthplace
Coral Gables, FL
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
16, 1982 (age 36)
Birthplace
Coral Gables, FL

About

Former New Orleans Saints linebacker who famously fought the NFL over a suspension for his role in the New Orleans bounty scandal in 2012. He was drafted 12th overall by the New York Jets in 2004.

Before Fame

He led the Miami Hurricanes in tackles during three different seasons at the University of Miami.

Trivia

He was on the Saints team that beat Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts in the 2010 Super Bowl.

Family Life

His parents, Fritz Vilma and Nelly Banatte, were born in Haiti.

Associated With

He anchored the Saints defense, while Drew Brees headed the team's offense.