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Andy Reid OK with Mike Vick putting ‘Eagles’ and ‘dynasty’ in same sentence

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Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid has heard the comments of quarterback Mike Vick about the possibility of the team being a dynasty. And Big Red backs his player 100%.

Reid said about Vick,

“I know this player and I know he loves challenges; he’s as competitive as anyone you’ve ever been around, and he wants to win. He is willing to do whatever it takes physically and mentally to do that. I can’t help but love that as a coach.”

At his opening press conference at Lehigh University for training camp, ReidĀ  was asked about the difference between Vince Young’s Dream Team comment last year and Vick’s dynasty suggestion last week. Continue reading ‘Andy Reid OK with Mike Vick putting ‘Eagles’ and ‘dynasty’ in same sentence’

Philadelphia Eagles: From Dream Team to Dynasty?

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Like many members of the Philadelphia Eagles, this past week I squeezed in some lastĀ  moments of relaxation before the start of training camp. For the first time ever, my laptop wasn’t opened for almost a full week. I didn’t check Google Reader for Eagles news. I was blissfully unaware of most things happening in the world.

But somehow, two bits of news still made their way to me. The first was news of Mike Vick’s autobiography, set for release in September. The other item? The quarterback’s statement in an interview with CSNPhilly’s Derrick Gunn (which you can watch below) that, “I think we have a chance to develop a dynasty.”

Here we go again.

But is the statement really an outrage, or is it what we should hear from the leader of the team? Continue reading ‘Philadelphia Eagles: From Dream Team to Dynasty?’