Originally Posted by infantrycak
I don't know whether Plaxico got charged light or ordinary. Vick actually got off light. What he ultimately confessed to the feds, i.e. almost an automatic conviction, was up to 25 years in state law violations and they decided not to prosecute at all.
Te part of the Vick case lost on most people is that Vick was part of a huge gambling operation.
This was NOT lost on the NFL.
Burress got what the law called for- there was no 'play' in his sentence.