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For the second year in a row, the NFL Network has rolled out their Top 100 players ranking program. The league asks players around the league to rank players currently in the NFL based on the player’s performance in the previous year. This ranking however does not come without controversy, and perhaps the NFL Network likes that. Just as in the Coaches poll in college football or power rankings in football, everyone has an opinion on the positioning in the rankings. Philadelphia Eagles QB Michael Vick has his own feelings regarding the recent polling, his placement on the list and says it’s a joke.Vick was rated as the 70th player in the NFL. Speaking to Mike Missanelli on 97.5 The Fanatic Vick said, “It’s a joke. I won’t say where I need to be. I’ll let my peers and everybody else just decide on that. Maybe it was voted on by the peers, but I just disagree. I know how good I am and what I bring to the table for my football team. The things I can do on the football field sometimes ...

Mike Vick not pleased with landing spot on NFLN list

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Mike Vick is aware of his landing spot on the NFL Network’s continuing countdown of the top players of 2012. And he is not pleased with it. Though the list is compiled based on rankings from fellow players and his ranking of the 70th best player in the league reflected a season where Vick was not at his best, the quarterback thinks it’s…well...

What are the Realistic Predictions For Michael Vick in 2012?

Patrick McDermott/Getty Images There aren’t many bigger names in the NFL than Michael Vick.  There is only one NFL player who shall remain nameless that is as polarizing as Michael Vick. Since Michael Vick is such a big deal, what is the biggest story concerning him?  That would be what to expect from him in the 2012 season. Vick’s ability as a quarterback was widely derided...

Mike Vick unimpressed by the opinions of his peers

Philadelphia Eagles’ quarterback Mike Vick was recently asked about the NFL’s 2012 Top 100 list, a yearly ranking of the 100 best players in the league as picked by the players in the NFL. This season, Vick landed at a surprisingly low 70th spot, falling squarely between 49ers corner Carlos Rogers, and Vick’s big play [...]

Michael Vick says this is the “most complete” team he’s been on

Getty Images Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick joined  Mike Missanelli on 97.5 The Fanatic in Philadelphia (via SportsRadioInterviews) and was asked about a tweet that he posted this morning that said, ” Super Bowl that is all.” “We just feel like we’re in a position to accomplish a lot, said Vick.  ”That’s what we wanna do. And I think if you don’t...

Michael Vick says it’s a ‘joke’ he’s ranked 70th on the NFL’s Top 100 Players list

The NFL Network recently released a portion of its Top 100 Players of 2012 list, and you know what that means — absolutely nothing. The list is merely a topic for fans, analysts and bloggers like us to analyze and interpret. For players, it can serve as either a pat on the back or a motivational tool. After being ranked No. 70 on this year’s list, Michael Vick will be using for...

Michael Vick calls the NFL’s Top 100 a joke after his ranking

Alas, another player thinking this NFL Top 100 thing is a joke. But, I do have to give them credit, they make these rankings based off of the players that supposedly vote, and make them a list out of it. It’s dumb, but it gets fans and players going on it, thus bringing in more views and discussion. Today on 97.5 the fanatic, Eagles QB Michael Vick sat down and talked with Mike...

Michael Vick: NFL top 100 list is “a joke”

Getty Images Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick isn’t happy at all that he fell 50 spots to number 70 on this year’s NFL top 100 list.  He thinks the whole thing is a joke. “Yeah, it’s a joke,” Vick told 97.5 The Fanatic in Philadelphia, via “I mean, I won’t say where I need to be, I let my peers and everybody else decide on that. Maybe it was...

Bird’s eye view: Michael Vick’s ex-teammate says Robert Griffin III is better

Washington Redskins’ cornerback DeAngelo Hall has a perspective that no one in the league has concerning quarterback Robert Griffin III and the player he will most likely be compared to throughout his career: Philadelphia Eagles’ quarterback Michael Vick.Hall played with Vick for three seasons as a member of the Atlanta Falcons. He has also had to play against Vick a lot in recent...

Fantasy Football Face/Off: Mike Vick

Without a doubt, Cam Newton‘s rookie season will go down in the record books as one of the best by a rookie QB in the history of the NFL.  However, it is said that it is harder to stay at the top than it is to actually get there, as we have seen many spectacular campaigns being followed by something rather mediocre.  Now that coaches and players have seen what Newton brings to...

Michael Vick Continues to Love Himself, Not NFL Top 100

I’ve tried the past five years to keep my criticism of Michael Vick in check. People constantly get onto me for saying that the guy “made a mistake” and he “paid his debt to society” and that he earned his second chance and I should get on board with that. As a retired breeder and owner of multiple Doberman Pinscher’s, I’m sorry but that was just something I could...

Fantasy Football Face/Off: Cam Newton

Heeeeere’s Cam…… In this week’s Face/Off, it’s a matchup of mobile quarterbacks and former #1 overall picks in Philadelphia’s Michael Vick against Carolina’s Cam Newton.  I’ll tell you why you should take Cam Newton and not even second guess it. Last season, Newton accounted for 14 rushing touchdowns and became one of the more valuable quarterbacks in fantasy. ...
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