The only QB controversy in Philadelphia is in the minds of some Eagles fans who think Vince Young should be the starter going forward. To the rest of the sane world, there is no controversy.
Michael Vick will be the starter again once healthy enough to play, period.
First of all, here’s a quote from head coach Andy Reid when asked if Vick will be the starter again once healthy (quote provided by the Eagletarian, a Daily News Blog):
Michael Vick will start at quarterback as soon as he is ready to return from broken ribs, coach Andy Reid said.
Asked to confirm for the record that was his plan, Reid said, “Yes.”
Yeah, I know, Reid has said things like that before only to change his mind (ala the Kevin Kolb/Michael Vick switch-aroo last year). Nonetheless, that’s all we have to go on at this point.
Secondly, what did Vince Young do against the New York Giants that makes him worthy of being the starter over Vick? He played merely “okay” overall and didn’t exactly set the world on f...