Eagles Players Tried To Strip Vick Of Football He Carried All Week | Robert Littal Presents BlackSportsOnline

Eagles Players Tried To Strip Vick Of Football He Carried All Week

by Glenn Erby | Posted on Friday, October 12th, 2012
Tweet about this on TwitterShare on FacebookEmail this to someoneShare on RedditShare on Google+

Philly.com is reporting that Michael Vick and his Eagles teammates took it back in time in an attempt to remedy his bout with fumbling the football.

In a scene reminiscent from the film the Program, and football teams of year passed, Vick carried around a football during all meals, meetings and team activities, while his teammates took turns trying to strip the ball from him.

“Everyone thought it was funny, but I didn’t,” Vick said. “That’s how much I care about this team. That’s how much I care about our success.”

“There was a bounty on the ball,” Vick said, drawing laughter.

Vick is fully aware of the National conversation his fumbles have brought and he’s aware he need to fix it.

“It’s the nature of this business,” Vick said. “The things I need to do is correct it.”

“I don’t think it’ll be a concern when the game starts,” Vick said. “You don’t want to worry about things that can happen. You want to make it happen.”

Vick naturally just needs to take better care of the ball. ┬áHe isn’t blessed with the biggest of hands, so he needs to make better choices with the ball or take less risk period.

Powered by
About the Author

I Am A Senior writer for BlackSportsOnline, I own thacover2.com, sports AFICIONADO, degree in Sociology, Waiting On My Moment!

Leave a comment

XHTML: You can use these html tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Check out BSO on LockerDome on LockerDome

BSO Privacy Policy