Posts Tagged ‘michael_vick’

Best’s monster game not enough in Lions 35-32 loss to Eagles

The game got ugly, but the Lions rallied back to lose a heartbreaker for the second straight week.  Jahvid Best almost single-handedly fueled the Lions to a win with the most dominating game by a Lions’ running back since the days of Barry.  Best had almost 80 yards rushing and over 150 receiving and topped […]

Vick Sentencing Today in Virginia

  Suspended Falcons quarterback Michael Vick will go before a federal judge today in Virginia to be sentenced on dogfighting charges.  Vick could get as many as five years in prison, the maximum provided by law.  Judges, however, typically follow sentencing guidelines, and in Vick’s case that means 12-to-18 months.  Judge Henry Hudson has reserved four […]

Vick’s Co-Defendants Accepting Plea Deals, Group Supports QB

  Two more co-defendants in the Michael Vick dogfighting case are accepting plea agreements this week and more than likely will testify against the Atlanta Falcons quarterback. A hearing for Purnell Peace is set for early Thursday. Quanis L. Phillips has a hearing set for Friday morning, both in U.S. District Court in Richmond, Virginia […]

Vick Co-defendant Says QB Paid for Dog Fighting Operation

The case against Michael Vick took another turn on Monday as one of his co-defendants in the case – Tony Taylor, pleaded guilty in the caase and will now pledge to fully cooperate with the people that are looking to put Vick away.  Taylor took a big step forward in doing that Monday, as he […]

Texans Looking Towards the Future With Schaub Leading the Way

New Texans QB Matt Schaub is not looking back now that he is with the Texans and not the chaos that is now the Atlanta Falcons.  Schaub would have been the clear starter right now in Atlanta with Michael Vick gone for who knows how long.  Even with that, Schaub has stated that he is […]

Co-Defendant in Vick Case a Rat?

Tony Taylor, one of the three men charged along with Michael Vick in the federal dogfighting conspiracy case, has apparently decided to accept a plea bargain. A plea agreement hearing is set for Monday, July 30th at 9:00am for Taylor. Taylor is alleged to have discovered the Surry County property bought by Vick, and to […]

Nike and Reebok Both Make Huge Statements Against Vick

The selling of Michael Vick products took two monster hits on Friday, as both Nike and Reebok both took steps to no longer do business with the already tarnished quarterback. First Nike suspended its contract with Vick, just about one week after the company announced they would not be releasing his latest line of shoes. […]

Vick Pleads Not Guilty; Trial to Start November 26th

  The first step for the trial that will prove if Michael Vick is guilty or not is set for November 26th.  Vick, in a Richmond, VA courtroom today plead not guilty to the charges against him.  The Falcons QB was “expressionless” according to those in the courtroom, and when asked his plea, gave a […]