Found September 21, 2011 on
Per an Adam Schefter tweet today, he states that “the Eagles believe he should be able to play Sunday.”
This somewhat falls in line with an initial report from Jeff McLane the day after the game where someone within the Eagles organization described Vick’s concussion as “slight.”
Then there was another report from ESPN saying that Vick “desperately wants to practice Wednesday.”
All of these signs are pointing to Vick being on the field come Sunday afternoon in their showdown with their division rival New York Giants.
Obviously, this is all just speculation for now. The Eagles will likely wait until the last possible minute before announcing whether or not Vick will play.
They want to make the Giants have to prepare for two different QBs. Whether or not that really makes a difference is up for debate but it is a “strategy” nonetheless.
Concussions are a highly scrutinized injury nowadays in the NFL. It’s still quite possible that Andy Reid will just make Vick sit out for one week ...
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The Eagles were leading 10-7 and they had a first and goal on the Atlanta four-yard line. Michael Vick had just scrambled for a first down and there was just over two-minutes to go in the first half.
A score would have forced the Falcons to come out in the second half and be forced [...]
In another sign that Michael Vick expects to play on Sunday, he’s suited up and participating in individual drills at the start of today’s practice. Teams wait until the end of practice to declare whether an injured player was a full participant or a limited participant in practice, but the team’s official Twitter noted that…
PHILADELPHIA -- Michael Vick took part in individual drills here this afternoon, fueling expectations that he will be under center Sunday for the Eagles against the Giants.
The Eagles have not said what the results of Vick's mandatory visit to a third-party neurologist were, but his participation in the...
Michael Vick questionable for New York Giants.
Last night, the mainstream sports media salivated for hours over Michael Vick’s return – again – to Atlanta to face his old team, the Falcons. Of course, the whole team is practically different with a brand new franchise QB, but that doesn’t stop people from barfing rhetoric over what Vick meant to the Falcons, how his success with the Philadelphia...
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EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- The New York Giants' defensive gameplan for the Philadelphia Eagles is going to have a major section on stopping Michael Vick.
Michael Vick's status for the Eagles' next game is uncertain because of a concussion sustained in Sunday night's 35-31 loss at Atlanta.
Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan attempts a pass in the first half of their game against the Philadelphia Eagles. Jason Getz / firstname.lastname@example.org
FLOWERY BRANCH — Half of the television sets in the Atlanta television market were tuned in Sunday night to watch the Atlanta Falcons’ 35-31 victory over Michael Vick and the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday night on NBC.
The game registered...
Wow, the injuries came pouring in yesterday, which means I'm sure plenty of you are scrambling for a back-up plan today. Let's jump right into today's game recaps and waiver wire suggestions - there will be plenty more to come tomorrow, too:
Hands down one of the best summaries of the games each week comes from Roto Arcade's Sunday Scene - great place to go for injury...