Found July 18, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
According to TMZ, Eagles quarterback Michael Vick is in Washington D.C. to meet with a congressman in order to help incarcerated children through sports. The Philadelphia Eagles QB got together with Rep. John Lewis from Georgia to push Team Freedom Outreach — a charity that recruits volunteers to play sports with children who are incarcerated. Vick says he’s passionate about TFO because, “Many of these children who are incarcerated receive no visitors. “He adds, “Team Freedom Outreach gives them positive mentorship. It shows these kids that somebody cares. It helps them make a plan.” This is great news.  Vick clearly understands how important second chances are in life. Need NFL Tickets? Loading... The post Michael VIck trying to help incarcerated children through sports appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

Vick: Prison made me a better person

Eagles quarterback Michael Vick believes his time in prison was a life-changing experience that made him become a much better than he was when he went in.

Michael Vick claims prison made him a better person

Eagles quarterback Michael Vick called into TMZ Live and made it clear that he’s not trying to help incarcerated children in an attempt to help his image.  He stressed that his two-year prison term helped him become a better person. “Sometimes it takes this … for a person to go through certain hardships … to realize what their purpose really is,” Vick said. “I think...

Philadelphia Eagles Quarterback Quandary

Remember Kevin Kolb? Here’s a better question…. Remember when he was drafted? With the 26th overall pick in the 2007 NFL Draft, the Philadelphia Eagles…. TRADE their pick to the Dallas Cowboys for their hated rival’s second-round (36th), third-round (87th), and fifth-round (159th) selections. Dallas selected linebacker Anthony Spencer out of Purdue. He made the Pro Bowl in...

Michael Vick Helping Juvenile Delinquents Via Sports Programs

Some will never forgive Michael Vick for the dog fighting, but since he has been released from prison, he has done more to help society that the majority of his critics. Here is just another example. Michael Vick is currently in Washington D.C. — meeting with a powerful congressman in an effort to help incarcerated children get their lives on track … TMZ has learned. The Philadelphia...

If Michael Vick Wins the Philadelphia Eagles Backup Job…

  First, allow me to preface this article by saying that I have the highest respect for the author of the article I’m going to reference. I think Sheil Kapadia of Birds 24/7 is a great guy and one hell of a sports writer. And even though I generally agree [...]The post If Michael Vick Wins the Philadelphia Eagles Backup Job… appeared first on Eagles Pulse.

DeSean Jackson gives Michael Vick the edge over Nick Foles

Philadelphia Eagles’ receiver DeSean Jackson has already given his opinion on who he thinks will be his starting quarterback. That didn’t stop Jackson from once again speaking up about the competition. Jackson gives Michael Vick the edge in the quarterback competition over Nick Foles on ESPN’s First Take. In my opinion, honestly, I don’t want to be put on the spot,” DeSean...

DeSean Jackson: “Michael Vick’s got a lot of confidence in himself”… “I think he’ll get the job”

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Eagles News Wide ReceiversTags: DeSean JacksonMichael VickNick FolesPhiladelphia EaglesEagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson was on ESPN’s First Take yesterday and he had plenty to say about the Eagles quarterback situation.  To nobody’s surprise he told he expected Michael Vick to with the team’s starting quarterback job. “In my opinion, honestly...

Uggh, Holly Robinson Peete said That Sarah Lawrence College Had a “Lesbian Lacrosse Team”

Noted animal rights activist Holly Robinson Peete really likes Michael Vick. And apparently some bias against lesbian lacrosse players. Roll First Take (sorry, so sorry). [TBL] **Follow us on Twitter, View Blitz Viral Videos, or Return to us on Twitter. Subscribe or Return to Bob's Blitz.

DeSean Jackson predicts Michael Vick will be Eagles starting quarterback

Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson stopped by ESPN's First Take on Wednesday morning and discussed the team's quarterback competition and, after a brief hesitation, predicted Michael Vick will be the starting quarterback when camp opens. “In my opinion, honestly, I don’t want to be put on the spot, I know y’all gonna do me like that, but Michael Vick’s got a lot...

DeSean Jackson: Vick will win Eagles job

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson thinks Michael Vick will be the Eagles’ starting quarterback. “In my opinion, honestly, I don’t want to be put on the spot, I know y’all gonna do me like that, but Michael Vick’s got a lot of confidence in himself. He’s been there, 

32in32 – #2 Atlanta Falcons

by Michael Richard-Webb     In 2012, the Atlanta Falcons went 12-4 and clinched home field advantage throughout the playoffs in the NFC for the second time in 3 years.  They made it to the NFC Championship for the first time since 2004 with Michael Vick as their starting QB, but were defeated 28–24 by the [...]

DeSean signs with Vick's agent Joel Segal

The Eagles wide receiver, who fired his former agent Drew Rosenhaus earlier this year, has signed with Joel Segal. Segal also represents Eagles Michael Vick and Brandon Graham. It had been previously reported that Jackson was considering signing with Roc Nation, an agency founded by Jay-Z that represents Robinson Cano, Kevin Durant, Victor Cruz, Geno Smith and Skylar Diggins.

Chip Kelly is tired of talking quarterbacks

Philadelphia Eagles rookie head coach Chip Kelly is working to reinvent the Eagles’ playbook. With so much on the table, Kelly is tired of only talking about quarterbacks. Please click here to read this story. The post Chip Kelly is tired of talking quarterbacks appeared first on Players View.

Eagles make o-line addition just before camp

OT Michael Bamiro. Image via Just when you were lulled into the last few days of pre-camp quiet, the Philadelphia Eagles decided to make a move. On Wednesday, the team announced that they had signed rookie free agent T Michael Bamiro. Bamiro was a 2012 first-team All-Big South selection out of Stony Brook. He made 33 consecutive starts at right tackle for the...
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