Eagles’ Michael Vick Reinstated For Third Game

NEW YORK–The NFL has fully reinstated quarterback Michael Vick, effective in the Philadelphia Eagles’ third game of the regular season.

Commissioner Roger Goodell made the announcement here Thusday after meeting with Vick and Eagles Coach Andy Reid for approximately 45 minutes earlier in the day at the team’s hotel in New Jersey.

Goodell, Vick Reportedly Met Thursday

“Hopefully we can have a success story here,” Goodell said at a meeting with a group of reporters at the NFL’s offices. “… I think he’s anxious to play football.”

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The Eagles’ third game of the regular season is scheduled for Sept. 27 at home against the Kansas City Chiefs.

Vick and the Eagles were in the area to play the New York Jets in a preseason game Thursday night at Giants Stadium.  Read full story here

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Copy of original post submitted by DonovanMcNabb on August 16, 2009

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I’ve been asked, and before it’s all over I’ll probably be asked again, what was my involvement in Michael Vick coming to the Eagles. Here’s what I know:

Michael and I have known each other since the time I was asked to host him on his visit to Syracuse University. Anybody that’s ever been through that knows that current college athletes are asked to spend time with possible recruits who are similar or share something in common (play the same position, come from the same part of the country, etc.). During that time, I had a chance to get to know Michael pretty well. And, although he decided to go to Virginia Tech, we kept in touch and remained friends. read full story here


Posted by:  Kane Reed (Sports Writer)

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