Originally written on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 11/9/14
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Michael Vick thinks the Philadelphia Eagles have a chance to develop into a dynasty. Let the hysteria ensue! Photo Credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images But before you overreact like some of the country’s top media outlets have chosen to do, actually understand what Vick was saying is a far cry from the nonsense backup Vince Young spewed last season which declared the Eagles as the NFL’s “dream team” only to watch them fail to make the playoffs for the first time since 2007. Should Vick have avoided dropping a label like “dynasty” after what happened last season? Only because we as sports fans enjoy twisting every statement a player makes into some farfetched, irrational idea for the sake of ridicule. What Vick did was speak his mind and he did so with confidence, not in an arrogant belief that his team was the cream of the crop. He simply stated that with the talent they have the Eagles can be one of the league’s very best and, if they can keep focused, could become an NFL dynasty—the...
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