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Michael Vick

Season of the NFL stopgap signal callers

From a fan’s perspective, a team’s search for a signal caller is one of the most fascinating. A team such as the Seattle Seahawks or New England Patriots are fortunately able to sit out the process this year. They already have their guy. On the other hand of the spectrum, you have teams in need.  Some are rolling the dice with the draft. Others, such as the Oakland Raiders and the New York Jets are going with the “stopgap” solution.


NFL Free Agency: Winners and Losers

If you have been living under a rock, NFL Free Agency is under way. Most media outlets immediately want to name a team who has won or lost free agency after a week. Not me. I have sat on this article for a couple weeks waiting out to see all the moves teams make.

With enough time past and teams getting more and more prepared for the 2014 NFL Draft, here are the winners and losers of NFL Free Agency.…

Michael Vick

Michael Vick down to 3 teams, who’s more likely to sign him?

Three teams are actively perusing quarterback Michael Vick. Only one offers a legit chance at starting and only one offers a sense of normalcy.  The problem, they aren’t the same team.

According to Kim Jones of the NFL Network, Vick insists he will only sign with a team where he can be the starter. After five seasons with the Philadelphia Eagles and six with the Atlanta Falcons, why should Vick settle for a backup role?…