Posts Tagged ‘michael_vick’

Falcons Looking at All Options for Quarterback

  If the Atlanta Falcons think that they can plug Joey Harrington into the role of starting quarterback and challenge for the NFC South title, they had better get back out of fantasy land.  Harrington is a journeyman quarterback that has never really found much success in the National Football League, which is why he […]

Falcons to Make Public Statement on Vick Today

  There will be a news conference today as Falcons owner Arthur Blank, GM Rich McKay and new head coach Bobby Petrino will make their first public comments on the situation involving quarterback Michael Vick. The quarterback, who has been told to stay away from Falcons camp by NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, will not be […]

Goodell to Vick – Stay Away from Falcons Camp

The Associated Press is reporting that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell sent a letter to Michael Vick telling him to stay away from the Atlanta Falcons’ training camp until the league reviews the charges filed against Vick.  Goodell wrote, “While it is for the criminal justice system to determine you guilt or innocence, it is my […]

Vick to be Released by Falcons?

Well folks it appears that we may have the calm before the storm here.  Steve Wyche of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution is reporting this afternoon that the Atlanta Falcons could very well release QB Micheal Vick – as early as the end of this week.  Team owner Arthur Blank has also stated that he’s going to […]

No Special Treatment from Judge in Vick’s Case

For those out there that want no special treatment given to Falcons QB Michael Vick when it comes to being in front of a judge, it appears you are going to get your wish. U.S. District Judge Henry E. Hudson will be hearing the case on Vick, and according to sources he is not one […]

Falcons Owner Blank “Saddened” Over Vick’s Indictment

  As the Atlanta Falcons continue to deal with the indictment charges against starting QB Michael Vick, the teams owner has made his first comments after learning of the charges. Arthur Blank, who may be the biggest Vick fan of all-time, returned from an overseas trip Wednesday and said that he is “saddened and distressed” […]

NFL and Falcons to Let Vick Play; First Court Date Thursday

Falcons quarterback Michael Vick will be missing on the practice field when the Falcons have their first practice next week. Vick will be in a federal courtroom to hear the charges against him for the alleged dog fighting operation that he and his crew were running out of his home in Surry County, Virgina. The […]

NFL Talking About Suspending Vick

  In a move that should not come as much of a shock to anyone that is aware of the NFL’s new stances, Yahoo’s Jason Cole is reporting that Falcons QB Michael Vick will be suspended by the NFL following his indictment.  Vick was handed charges on Tuesday related to dog fighting and running a […]