Originally written February 11, 2013 on Pro Football Zone:
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Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com has a official break down of Michael Vick’s new 2013 contract with the Philadelphia Eagles. Per a source with knowledge of the contract, Vick received a signing bonus of $3.5 million.  He also will receive a non-guaranteed of $3.5 million.  That’s a base rate of $7 million. The rest comes from incentives.  He can earn up to $500,000 in roster bonuses, with $31,250 for each game in which Vick is on the active 46-man roster.  He gets another $1.5 million is he participates in 90 percent of the offensive snaps, and $1 million if the Eagles win the Super Bowl (and if he plays in it). So it’s a one-year, $7 million deal with $3 million in incentives — at least $1 million of which has a very slim chance of being earned. When looking at Vick’s deal, it certainly is a win-win for both sides.  There’s a good chance he’ll only receive the $7 million base salary, which wouldn’t hurt the Eagles if everything doesn’t work out.     Need NFL Tickets? var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; var _CI = _CI || {}; (function() { var script = document.createElement('script'); ref = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; _CI.counter = (_CI.counter) ? _CI.counter + 1 : 1; document.write(''); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = 'http://widget.crowdignite.com/widgets/27484?_ci_wid=_CI_widget_'+_CI.counter; script.async = true; ref.parentNode.insertBefore(script, ref); })();
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