[size=13pt]The cautionary tale of Jason Peter[/size]
After reading an advance copy of former NFL first-round pick Jason Peter's riveting memoir about his grotesquely self-destructive life in football and as a drug addict so out of control that he used to take 80 pain and sleeping pills in a day -- 80! -- I called him Sunday and didn't know quite how to begin the interview. So I just said it.
"I'm shocked you're still alive."
"I am too,' he said.