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12th Man Rising:
Each week, I interview a blogger that covers the the team that the Seahawks are covering. This week, I was lucky enough to get Mark from Birdsfan.com.1) It appears Reid picked the right QB out of the McNabb, Kolb, Vick trio, but with Vick comes injuries because of his style of play. How are the Eagles fans handling the situation at QB?Eagles fans know that Vick is a high risk, high reward type player. If you look at his career, it’s very unusual for him to play in every game. He’s taken a lot of hits and kept going, but he’s also taken hits to the point where it keeps him out of the game.You can’t deny how exciting of a player he is to watch though. Every time he pulls the ball down to run you hold your breath. Unfortunately, it’s both because you think he may score and you think he may take a hit he can’t get up from.His style of play is no secret, so I don’t think it bothers fans that much.2) How hot is the seat under head coach Andy Reid right now? … [visit site to read more]
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