Faces of the game: Lew Merletti

In the riveting drama that is the National Football League, everyone has a role to play

Updated: August 25, 2010, 12:28 PM ET
By Eddie Matz
Portfolio by Ture Lillegraven
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The Protector
Lew Merletti

The former Secret Service director and current Browns security chief is proof positive that the league is taking safety ultraseriously.