Posted November 24, 2012 on AP on Fox

ATLANTA - DECEMBER 06: Michael Vick #7 of the Philadelphia Eagles rushes upfield against the Atlanta Falcons at Georgia Dome on December 6, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Philadelphia quarterback Michael Vick and running back LeSean McCoy have been ruled out for the Eagles' game against Carolina on Monday night because of concussions. Coach Andy Reid announced the decisions Saturday. Eagles trainer Rick Burkholder said Vick is symptom-free, but McCoy has headaches and dizziness. Vick was injured against Dallas on Nov. 11 and didn't play last week in the Eagles' 31-6 loss to Washington, their sixth straight loss. McCoy was hurt in the fourth quarter against the Redskins. Rookies Nick Foles and Bryce Brown will start in place of Vick and McCoy. Foles will make his second career start at quarterback, and Brown his first NFL at tailback. Burkholder said Vick has advanced to phase three of the team's five-phase concussion recovery protocol, which is separate from the NFL-mandated concussion program. ''Every thing's progressing as normal with him,'' Burkholder said. ''He reports no symptoms, no headache, no vision problems, no nauseu, no fatigue. He ...
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