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Can Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick ever win a Super Bowl after being convicted of committing a crime such as his? I’m not talking about whether he is talented enough or if the team is talented enough, I’m talking about the ideas of “karma”, ethics and morality.
This has been a nagging thought that has been stuck in the back of my head since we signed Vick in 2009. I’ve mostly ignored it because it sounds ridiculous to think that some “mystical force” won’t allow him to win a Super Bowl based on his past.
However, maybe I’ve seen to many movies or I’ve been brain-washed by American culture that embraces the philosophy that the “bad guy” never wins…or at least shouldn’t win.
So, in a sense, I view the aspect of Vick winning a Super Bowl as like when you’re watching a movie and you just know the bad guy won’t win in the end. And in that, is the root of the question:
Is Michael Vick a “bad guy?”
Vick is perhaps the most polar
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