Why Sign Michael Vick?
So yeah, while the state of Pennsylvania tries to figure just what the hell Andy Reid and company are doing with the Michael Vick signing — Is it for back up purposes, considering Donovan McNabb’s injury history or just another weapon in Reid’s arsenal? — I found a couple of reasons why a player like Vick would be so attractive to a team that’s been screaming for playmakers since the Terrell Owens debacle, as seen below:
Reason number one — ask the Minnesota Vikings:
And the New Orleans Saints:
The real question is, does Vick still have the otherworldly speed that made him so dangerous once he turned the corner? If so, welcome, Philadelphia, to the exciting world of the Wildcat offense.