Being the quarterback, it goes without saying that Michael Vick will be the biggest key to success for the Philadelphia Eagles in 2012. However, he is also surrounded by the best supporting cast on offense during the Andy Reid era.
Players like DeSean Jackson, Jeremy Maclin, LeSean McCoy and Brent Celek all make life easier on a quarterback and Vick needs to utilize them to the fullest extent. But, just how good are they? And are they the only weapons at his disposal?
Let’s take a look and rank Vick’s weapons by order of skillset, importance to the offense and importance to Vick’s overall success. We will also take a look at where they rank as compared to the rest of the NFL.
*Note – I’ve included rankings from two sources: ESPN and Pro Football Focus (PFF). ESPN’s rankings are strictly based on yards produced while PFF accounts for not only a player’s stats, but also various other factors involved.
For example, for receivers they account for targets, recept...