Falcons fans give Michael Vick standing ovation at halftime

Falcons fans have had it pretty good when it comes to quarterbacks since the turn of the century. They’ve had Matt Ryan under center since 2008, and Michael Vick just before that, who led them to plenty of playoff appearances. At times, with his mobility/legs and strong arm, Vick was indefensible, which is a rarity in the NFL. Falcons fans made sure to show him plenty of love...
Via The Sports Daily
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Vick makes triumphant return to Georgia Dome

ATLANTA (AP) Michael Vick made a triumphant return to the Georgia Dome on Sunday, riding onto the field in a convertible to a raucous ovation that made it clear Atlanta Falcons have forgiven their former franchise quarterback. Despite an online campaign calling for the Falcons to revoke their invitation over a dogfighting case that sent Vick to prison for nearly two years, he received...
Via Associated Press
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons invite Vick back to Atlanta for Dome finale

ATLANTA (AP) Michael Vick is set to return to the Georgia Dome for the Atlanta Falcons' final regular-season game in the stadium. The Falcons say Vick is among numerous former players and coaches who will take part in a halftime ceremony during a game against the New Orleans Saints. Vick was one of the most dynamic players in team history, but his legacy was marred by a dogfighting...
Via Associated Press
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Vick is working out for one more season in the NFL

At 36 years old and coming off of a season as Ben Roethlisberger’s backup, Michael Vick says he is ready to play one last year in the NFL. Vick recently spoke with ESPN’s Josina Anderson. The former No. 1 overall pick said he has been working out with a quarterbacks coach in Florida in hopes of getting one last shot in the NFL. This is not the first time we have heard Vick...
Via The Comeback
August 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Michael Vick: Cam Newton can’t beat me in 40-yard dash

Michael Vick is making headlines right now as he looks for work. He recently tweeted he was joining the Golden State Warriors (clearly a joke), and now he’s talking about how much faster he is than Cam Newton. “Cam couldn’t beat you in the 40?” a reporter asked, via Jonathan Jones of the Charlotte Observer. “No, Cam can’t beat me in the 40,” Vick smiled. ...
Via Sportsnaut
July 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Michael Vick: I used to feel I was 'dominating too much'

Free agent quarterback Michael Vick says he can still play, and the 36-year-old wants to sign with a team for the 2016 season. “I still have a lot in the tank. I still feel good,” Vick said on The Dan Patrick Show Monday. “I didn’t like how the season ended last year. I ended the year inactive. I’m better than that. I still feel I can produce.” Last season, Vick started...
Via The Sports Daily
July 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Michael Vick says he would only sign with contender

Michael Vick is hoping to play at least one more season in the NFL, but that does not mean he is desperate enough to take any offer that comes along. While speaking to reporters at the HoopTee Celebrity Golf Classic in Charlotte earlier this week, Vick said he is not giving up hope despite still being a free agent with training camp about to begin. He also said he would not just...
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Michael Vick jokes that he is joining Warriors

The Golden State Warriors could definitely use a backup shooting guard after seeing both Leandro Barbosa and Brandon Rush depart in free agency. It’s the price you pay for adding one of the top players in the modern history of the NBA in Kevin Durant. Looking to potentially help out in that area, unemployed NFL quarterback Michael Vick has seemingly thrown his hat into the ring...
Via Sportsnaut
July 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Vick wants to play another season, 'go out with a bang'

The official start of training camp is just around the corner, and Michael Vick remains unemployed. The 36-year-old veteran is hoping that changes at some point before Week 1. While speaking to the media at the Ron Jaworski Celebrity Golf Challenge on Monday, Vick made it clear that he does not intend to retire just yet. “I haven’t officially retired,” he said, per Jordan...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Michael Vick wants to play one more NFL season

Free agent quarterback Michael Vick is open to playing one more season in the NFL before hanging them up. Vick, who started three games and won two of them for the Pittsburgh Steelers in 2015, believes he has another year to give someone if they offer. “I’m 35, about to turn 36,” Vick said at Tyrod Taylor’s youth camp on Saturday, via David Teel of Newport News’s Daily...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 03, 2016  |  Discuss

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