Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/5/14

CHARLOTTE, NC - NOVEMBER 07: Jonathan Vilma of the New Orleans Saints against the Carolina Panthers during their game at Bank of America Stadium on November 7, 2010 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
Apparently the lack of quality baseball at the Miami Marlins' new ballpark is rivaled only by the lack of quality food, and that has the team in a battle with one tough opponent: New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma. The lack of quality standards is one of Vilma's biggest complaints in a lawsuit filed against the Marlins. See, Vilma co-owns a barbecue restaurant called Brother Jimmy's -- Jimmy is his brother -- which reached a deal last year to sell its barbecue out of the concession stands at the Marlins' new stadium. The new place was a palace and the team was supposed to be good. Brother Jimmy's, like everybody else in Miami, was betting on the hype. Those are just about the only facts that aren't in dispute. The Marlins started this by suing Vilma, claiming he and his brother failed to pay the $75,000 sponsorship fee and shut down the stand. The Vilmas say they gave the Marlins $25,000 on good faith, but never agreed to any such sponsorship fee. Further, they are coun...
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