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Michael Vick and Nick Foles entered Eagles Training Camp this year to compete for the starting quarterback position. Although it seemed like both quarterbacks struggled to pick up the new system at first, Vick began to pull away from Foles and won the job. This could potentially be Foles’ opportunity to get some revenge. During the second quarter of Sunday’s game against the Giants. Vick pulled up limping after a making a play with his legs and running out of bounds. He would leave the game shortly after and not return for the rest of the contest. In his absence, Foles took over the offense and was able to lead the Eagles to a victory with a little help from the defense. As the Eagles begin to look ahead to a match-up with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, it looks like they will have to do so without Vick. Instead, Foles will get his first start of the year while Vick is given time to rest his leg. This start could serve as more then just a stop gap for Vick’s return. When asked about the ...

Some Things Never Change With Michael Vick

  Michael Vick, a man who conveys a portrait of second chances and change, has some unending skeletons in his closet as the Philadelphia Eagles starting QB is expected to miss Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers with a left hamstring injury. According to Greg Rosenthal of, Vick’s […]The post Some Things Never Change With Michael Vick appeared first on Eagles Pulse.

Eagles’ Michael Vick says hamstring injury isn’t serious

The Philadelphia Eagles were able to collect their second win of the season, which along with a Dallas Cowboys’ loss put them tied for first place in the lowly NFC East. During the victory over the New York Giants, the Eagles lost starting quarterback Michael Vick to a hamstring injury. While the ailment sidelined Vick for the remainder of the game, he told reporters that the...

Nick Foles will start against the Tampa Bay Bucs this week

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick is expected to miss next Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers due to his hamstring injury, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. Eagles coach Chip Kelly said Sunday after his team defeated the New York Giants that Vick is still his starting quarterback when he’s healthy. This is great news for Vick, but if […]

NFL Rumors: Michael Vick to miss two weeks for Philadelphia Eagles?

From the first week of the 2013 NFL regular season, many pundits speculated how long it would be before Michael Vick started missing games for the Philadelphia Eagles with the number of hits he receives in Chip Kelly’s offense. Vick left Sunday’s game before halftime and never returned. Vick was replaced by Nick Foles in the offense after suffering a hamstring injury. Beat writer...

Michael Vick ‘Surprised’ At How Good He Felt In Practice

Anyone who thought Michael Vick would quietly sit around as Nick Foles took his position must not know much about the man. Vick did a lot more than expected at practice Tuesday, despite a hamstring injury that is expected to keep him out of the lineup this week against Tampa. Vick told the Philadelphia Inquirer that he was “very surprised” at how good he felt just two days...

Michael Vick Likely Out Next Week With Hamstring Injury

If Nick Foles plays well, he will probably keep the job. #eagles QB @MikeVick likely to get MRI on Monday but I'm also told Vick likely out at least next wk against Tampa and Maybe 2 weeks. — Howard Eskin (@howardeskin) October 7, 2013

Chip Kelly Hedges Bets on Philadelphia Eagles Quarterback Position

While it would take an 'unbelievable performance' for Nick Foles to unseat Michael Vick as the Philadelphia Eagles starting quarterback, Chip Kelly did rule out eventually making a change. Photo:  Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly was quick to squelch a quarterback competition before it began following Sunday's 36-21 win over the New York Giants...

Mike Vick Hurts Hamstring (Video)

Everyone assume it would be a massive hit that would take Vick out, but in the end it was just a simple run. Nick Foles is now in the game for Eagles.

QB Foles ready, willing, should Eagles call on him

Nick Foles prepares each week like he's one play away from being the starter. It's no different now that he's taking first-team reps in practice. After stepping in for an injured Michael Vick and helping lead the Philadelphia Eagles (2-3) to a 36-21 win over the New York Giants, Foles is getting ready to make his seventh career start, if needed, at Tampa Bay (0-4) on...

Nick Foles to start against Tampa Bay in Week 6

Philadelphia Eagles backup quarterback Nick Foles will get a few more minutes in the sun on Sunday.Foles,came off the bench to finish off a reeling New York Giants club that is currently 0-5 after starter Michael Vick suffered a hamstring injury. Foles threw for 197 yards and two touchdowns in relief duty. His solid performance set the stage for Vick to rest for at least a week...

Eagles-Buccaneers Preview

Though it's unclear if Michael Vick will start, the Philadelphia Eagles might not need him to pull out a victory against the scuffling Tampa Bay Buccaneers. With his starting job possibly on the line if he doesn't play, Vick hopes to overcome his ailing hamstring and lead the visiting Eagles to consecutive victories for the first time in 20 games Sunday against the winless...

Vick is Out for Sunday Against Tampa Bay

Eagles QB Michael Vick will miss the Eagles’ Week 6 game against Tampa Bay, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports. The 33-year old Vick threw for 105 yards and ran for 77 on the ground before departing Sunday’s contest with the New York Giants with a hamstring injury. 2nd-year man Nick Foles stepped up in a big way, throwing for 197 yards and 2 touchdowns to help seal the Eagles’...

Report: Nick Foles Expected To Start For Eagles Sunday

It really won’t be news until we get an official confirmation from Chip Kelly, but it looks like Nick Foles will get his shot to run the Eagles read option offense. Adam Schefter is reporting that Vick is likely to be out. Eagles QB Michael Vick is expected to miss Sunday's start vs. Tampa Bay due to his hamstring injury. Nick Foles time. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 7, 2013

Podcast Ep 8: Worst and First

On this edition of the Eagles Faithful Podcast, Steve and Hal look back at the Philadelphia Eagles’ win over the New York Giants. Topics include Eli Manning’s poor season, Michael Vick’s injury, Hal’s dismissal of any possible QB controversy, and a look ahead at the week 6 matchup with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Eagles Faithful Podcast Episode 8: Worst and First You can...

2013 Fantasy football waiver wire week 6

We are already reaching the halfway point for some of you in the fantasy football regular season. While there aren't any diamonds in the ruff on the waiver wire this week, there are a few guys that you may be able to plug and play during your bye weeks to sustain your momentum or turn it around.
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