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NFL Injury Report:
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick exited
yesterday’s game against the Dallas Cowboys after sustaining what was later
determined to be a concussion, and the veteran was replaced by heralded rookie
Foles managed to hold his own, throwing the first
non-preseason touchdown pass of his career, but the Eagles went on to lose to
the Cowboys. Following the game coach Andy Reid said Vick was still his
starting quarterback assuming he’s healthy enough to play next week against the
Philadelphia fans have been calling for Vick to be replaced
for some time. Even when the team started the season 3-1 it seemed no thanks to
the wild Vick, who has been a turnover machine.
Considering he’s already been diagnosed with a concussion,
it would seem like Vick is guaranteed to miss at least one week of action. If
Foles shows he can hold his own against the Redskins after a full week of
practice, the Eagles could decide to go with him for the duration of their
season given their current record and likely shakeup following the 2012-13
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick was at risk of
being benched due to poor play entering Sunday’s matchup against the Dallas
Cowboys. The quarterback was ultimately removed from the game not because of
his erratic production but because he sustained yet another concussion, one
that coach Andy Reid termed “pretty significant,” reports Cindy Boren of the
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick has left the game
against Dallas with a concussion after he was drilled on a hit
early in the second quarter.
Philadelphia Eagles coach Andy Reid says Michael Vick suffered a ''pretty significant' concussion and told the quarterback to stay home Monday and rest.
Reid says he could not immediately rule out Vick for Sunday's game at Washington. Reid, though, made it sound likely that rookie Nick Foles will get the start.
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