Originally written on NFL Trade Rumors  |  Last updated 12/19/12

ATLANTA - DECEMBER 06: Michael Vick #7 of the Philadelphia Eagles looks on from the sidelines during their 34-7 win over the Atlanta Falcons at Georgia Dome on December 6, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Eagles head coach Andy Reid told reports that Michael Vick will be the team’s No. 3 quarterback for this weekend’s game against the Washington Redskins, per Jeff McLane. Vick has finally recovered from the concussion symptoms that he had been dealing with for a number of weeks now, but this decision is clearly designed to minimize distractions for the team.Philadelphia will keep rookie Nick Foles in place as their starter for the rest of the season with Trent Edwards as his backup. It’s basically a foregone conclusion that Vick will be released at the end of the season, rather than pay him a staggering $15.5 million next season.     The post Eagles Relegate Michael Vick To No. 3 QB appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors.
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