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    Vick to receive $100 million, 6 year deal

    Philadelphia Eagles, Michael Vick reach 6-year, $100M deal, source says - ESPN



    Excellent work, birds!!! Keep this guy in uniform. Maybe I'll finally get to see Philly win the Super Bowl!!!!!!!



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    Re: Vick to receive $100 million, 6 year deal

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneYoda View Post
    Philadelphia Eagles, Michael Vick reach 6-year, $100M deal, source says - ESPN



    Excellent work, birds!!! Keep this guy in uniform. Maybe I'll finally get to see Philly win the Super Bowl!!!!!!!
    They should also give him an offensive line. Guy's gonna get killed this year if it goes anything like it did Thursday night.



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    Re: Vick to receive $100 million, 6 year deal

    The American Dream! Rags to riches.....to rags.....to riches!



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    Re: Vick to receive $100 million, 6 year deal

    Shouldn't they have wrapped up Desean Jackson first?



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    Re: Vick to receive $100 million, 6 year deal

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone9 View Post
    The American Dream! Rags to riches.....to rags.....to riches!
    When you put it that way, the guy has lived two American dreams. Most Americans are lucky to get 15 minutes of fame, much less one American dream...

    Congrats to him.


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    Re: Vick to receive $100 million, 6 year deal

    Quote Originally Posted by CRcyclone6 View Post
    Shouldn't they have wrapped up Desean Jackson first?
    I'm in the same vein. I think Vick was great last year. His comeback was awesome, but 100 mil with 40 mil guaranteed? Doesn't that seem like an awful lot of dough to wrap up in a 30+ year old QB who has only played a full season once in his career, plays a style that sees him taking lots of hits, and who has had exactly one good year since returning to the league?

    Maybe he'll knock it out of the park. He certainly did last year. Just seems like a pretty big risk.


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    Re: Vick to receive $100 million, 6 year deal

    He probably will have a lousy year trying to figure out how to spend it.


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    Re: Vick to receive $100 million, 6 year deal

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    They should also give him an offensive line. Guy's gonna get killed this year if it goes anything like it did Thursday night.

    Don't you be worrying about what happens in the preseason. If you are going to have a bad one, best it be when noting matters.



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    Re: Vick to receive $100 million, 6 year deal

    Quote Originally Posted by CRcyclone6 View Post
    Shouldn't they have wrapped up Desean Jackson first?

    Nope. Gotta make sure the engine is happy before working on the wheels.



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    Re: Vick to receive $100 million, 6 year deal

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    I'm in the same vein. I think Vick was great last year. His comeback was awesome, but 100 mil with 40 mil guaranteed? Doesn't that seem like an awful lot of dough to wrap up in a 30+ year old QB who has only played a full season once in his career, plays a style that sees him taking lots of hits, and who has had exactly one good year since returning to the league?

    Maybe he'll knock it out of the park. He certainly did last year. Just seems like a pretty big risk.

    Dogkiller is in his prime. Well worth the risk.



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