Originally written on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 9/28/12

PHILADELPHIA - OCTOBER 11: Michael Vick #7 of the Philadelphia Eagles gestures to fans after a game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Lincoln Financial Field on October 11, 2009 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)
Michael Vick has been battered and beaten thus far in the season, and yet the media reacts as if the Eagles are 0-3! Philadelphia is still sitting pretty at 2-1, and Nick Foles is more than a capable backup behind Vick in case anything goes wrong. Despite the dangerous southpaw that is often considered an injured player waiting to happen, Vick and the Eagles have nothing to be depressed about. This team is standing right where I envisioned them coming into the season, and if the turnovers can be avoided then this team will be ready for January. LeSean McCoy is not going bananas like some had planned, but the offensive line lost their starting center (Jason Kelce) and their left tackle (). Things have not gone as planned heading into the season since they were dinged up a bit before everything got underway, but all is not lost. They have not even played a single game against NFC East competition and people are talking as if the year is over. The scary part has been their inability to...
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