What Michael Vick's Life In Prison Was Really Like

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Michael Vick is a sports star who ruined his career in a matter of seconds.

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The quarterback's NFL dreams went from bright to bleak after he was apprehended and thrown into prison.

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ESPN reports that in 2001, Vick and three others started an illegal dogfighting business in Virginia. 

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Vick was arrested in 2007 

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charges of  "conspiring to engage in competitive dogfighting, procuring and training pit bulls for fighting, and conducting the enterprise across state lines."

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Vick had lost all his money and was jobless.

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So, the disgraced quarterback went on a charm offensive to rehabilitate his image, talk about doing time, and promote his book, "Finally Free."

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Michael Vick's NFL celeb career was never quite the same after being locked up.

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Vick was 27 years old when he was incarcerated.

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He was also the highest-paid player in the NFL after signing a $130 million 10-year contract with the Atlanta Falcons.

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