Prison Sentence: 23 Months (Served 21 months in prison and 2 months in home confinement)
Vick was drafted first overall in 2001 by the Atlanta Falcons. He quickly became an NFL superstar, using his cannon arm and quick feet to captivate fans. A human highlight reel, Vick was known as the most electrifying man in football until he pled guilty to federal charges in a dog fighting investigation in August 2007. He was suspended from the NFL indefinitely and the Falcons released him.(Credit: AP)
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July 6, 2011 11:53 AM
Here's a list of notable athletes who've served time in prison and were able to bounce back and, for the most part, have respectable careers despite their personal troubles.Compiled by Doric Sam
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