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Michael Vick’s first pass a Steeler was a 63-yard completion

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In his first game and first throw as a member of the Pittsburgh Steelers, Michael Vick completed a 63-yard pass to Martavis Bryant. [email protected]‘s first throw as a @steelers QB? 63-yard completion. Because Michael Vick. #PITvsBUF http://t.co/qTyQAdpVNp — NFL (@NFL) August 29, 2015 “I thought it was a good start,” Steelers coach Mike Tomlin said after Saturday night’s game. “We wanted ...

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Michael Vick: Steelers are ‘all about pleasing the fans’

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Michael Vick said Wednesday that seeing the Pittsburgh Steelers six Vince Lombardi Trophies is something he “needed in my life.” “To walk in and see six Lombardi trophies in the front, it’s motivating,” said Vick, via Steelers.com. “I’m just glad to be a part of it. It’s something I needed in my life. I feel like I’m in a great ...

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Pittsburgh Steelers sign QB Michael Vick

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The Pittsburgh Steelers announced Tuesday that they have signed veteran quarterback Michael Vick to a one-year contract. Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed. Vick is entering his 13th season in the NFL after being selected first overall selection by the Atlanta Falcons in the 2001 NFL Draft. In 12 NFL seasons, Vick, a four-time Pro Bowl selection, has appeared in 138 games (112 ...

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Seattle Seahawks a perfect fit for Michael Vick?

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Michael Vick has said this offseason that he wants to play three more years in the NFL.  He has also said he thinks he can still be a starter in this league. While he likely won’t be a starter, Vick does provide an upgrade at the backup quarterback position for several teams. One of those teams is the Seattle Seahawks, who ...

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Michael Vick still planning to play in 2015

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Michael Vick is one of the better free agent quarterbacks available on the market, but there simply hasn’t been much of a market for him. That may change after the 2015 NFL Draft comes and goes. Teams will be looking for veteran players after they see what is available in the draft, and that is where Vick’s opportunity will come. ...

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Michael Vick wants to play at least two more years

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Michael Vick has put his name back on the map with the New York Jets this season, and could end up as the Jets’ starter for the remainder of the season. Second-year quarterback Geno Smith was unable to do much of anything when he was starting, and Vick has played better and led New York to a big win over ...

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Michael Vick to start for Jets vs. Chiefs

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The New York Jets will start Michael Vick instead of Geno Smith at quarterback on Sunday against the Kansas City Chiefs. Rex Ryan announced the expected move Monday. Smith was pulled from Sunday’s 43-23 loss to the Buffalo Bills after three interceptions in the first quarter. Smith has been benched twice in the last four weeks, but this is the first time  in his career ...

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Geno Smith blames media for his issues

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The New York Jets have begun getting worried that Geno Smith is not the franchise quarterback that they were hoping he could be, and he has continued playing and now talking himself into a hole. He hasn’t been playing very well this season outside of a few different specific times, and decided to blame his issues on the media. A ...

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Michael Vick: Geno Smith will be ’10 times better’ than last year

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New York Jets quarterback Michael Vick believes Geno Smith will develop into one of the NFL’s top young quarterbacks. “He’s going to be great,” Vick said Tuesday after practice, via ESPN.com. “He’s going to be 10 times better than where he was last year, and I’m looking forward to it.” Smith will start Thursday night’s preseason opener against the Indianapolis ...

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Quarterback competition keeping New York Jets in headlines

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As expected, since arriving in the Big Apple as a free agent in March, Michael Vick’s presence has further fueled the debate surrounding Geno Smith and the often-newsworthy battle to become the New York Jets’ starting quarterback. But with training camp now upon us much of the talk has been shoved aside in favor of actual, on-field results, and after ...

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