Tag Archives: Michael Vick

  • 14 Pet Lovers from the World of Pro Sports

    14 Pet Lovers from the World of Pro Sports

    The sports world was rocked in 2007 when news agencies got wind of NFL star quarterback Michael Vick’s involvement in a brutal dogfighting ring in rural Virginia. But if any silver lining can be found in this sickening scandal, it’s that the world’s attention was sharply focused on the problem of animal cruelty. And ever […]

  • EA Sports’ NCAA Football ’12 VIP Kits Are Pretty Cool (Pics)

    EA Sports’ NCAA Football ’12 VIP Kits Are Pretty Cool (Pics)

    With the 2011 NFL season still up in the air, EA Sports appears to be focusing their attention on their other popular football video game; NCAA Football ’12.  In an effort to attract interest to the game, EA provided an exclusive group of celebrities and high-profile athletes with NCAA Football ’12 VIP kits, which included […]

  • 9 Athletic Scandals We Couldn’t Make Up If We Tried

    9 Athletic Scandals We Couldn’t Make Up If We Tried

    These might not all be the worst scandals in sports, or the funniest, but they’re pretty damn crazy. A few are within the realm of possibility, but would require a crack writing team to craft the stories any better than fate did. Some of them are funny, some are sad, all are weird as hell. […]

  • 9 Professional Athletes With Extremely Weird Hobbies

    9 Professional Athletes With Extremely Weird Hobbies

    It can’t just be about sports. It can’t. Sure you can focus on just sports, but then you wind up boring and creepy, like Kobe Bryant. Variety is the spice of life, and these guys certainly have variety in spades. It’s hard to get further away from the world of athletics than bow ties, S.W.A.T. […]

  • Ines Sainz Thinks Michael Irvin Is Michael Vick…And A Boxer (Video)

    Ines Sainz Thinks Michael Irvin Is Michael Vick…And A Boxer (Video)

    Last weekend’s boxing match between Manny Pacquiao and Shane Mosley at the MGM Grand Gardens Arena in Las Vegas brought out some big name sports reporters, celebrities and athletes. Among the big name sports reporters was the always sexy Ines Sainz.  As for the athletes, Michael Irvin was among the many, however, if you ask […]

  • Obama’s Approval Of Vick Gets Animated (Video)

    Obama’s Approval Of Vick Gets Animated (Video)

    Thank you Taiwan.  You’ve done it once again! Barack Obama’s telephone conversation with Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie was only somewhat news-worthy after the President shared his approval over giving quarterback Michael Vick a second chance.  However, it has now become must-see television thanks to this animated rendition of the conversation, which was put together […]

  • Tucker Carlson Thinks Michael Vick Should Have Been Executed (Video)

    Tucker Carlson Thinks Michael Vick Should Have Been Executed (Video)

    After serving 21 month in prison and two months in home confinement for his involvement in an interstate dog fighting ring, Michael Vick was reinstated by the NFL and given a second chance by the Philadelphia Eagles in 2009.  One year later, Vick has not only taken over the starting quarterback job in Philadelphia, but […]

  • Picture Of The Day: “Giants Dog It”

    Picture Of The Day: “Giants Dog It”

    When it comes to summing up the New Your Giants’ epic fourth quarter collapse to the Philadelphia Eagles during yesterday afternoon’s game at the New Meadowlands Stadium, the award for most creativity should go to the New York Post for their front page headline on Monday’s paper, which read “Giants Dog It.” The “Dog” is […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 12/19/10 – Michael Vick

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 12/19/10 – Michael Vick

    Let this be a lesson to all teams in the National Football League:  Never count out the Philadelphia Eagles because as long as they have Michael Vick in their line-up, anything is possible.  Even coming back from a 31-10 fourth quarter deficit, as he and his teammates proved yesterday afternoon during their game against the […]

  • Was Michael Vick’s MNF Performance The Best Fantasy Football Performance Ever?

    Was Michael Vick’s MNF Performance The Best Fantasy Football Performance Ever?

    Fantasy owners who entered Monday night’s game between the Eagles and the Redskins with a 50 point lead and only Michael Vick remaining on their opponent’s roster likely thought it was Game Over…Think again! Vick’s improbable 333-yards passing, 80-yards rushing and six total touchdowns (4 passing, 2 rushing) likely had several fantasy owners jumping for […]

  • The Stat Line of the Night — 11/15/10 — Michael Vick

    The Stat Line of the Night — 11/15/10 — Michael Vick

    The Philadelphia Eagles faced the Washington Redskins last night.  The subplot of this game was the ‘Skins quarterback Donovan McNabb facing his old team and coming off a freshly signed $78 million extension.  Unfortunately for McNabb and the Redskins, there was only one storyline to watch last night, and that was the ongoing rejuvenation of […]

  • The Stat Line of the Night — 10/17/10 — Jeremy Maclin

    The Stat Line of the Night — 10/17/10 — Jeremy Maclin

    The Philadelphia Eagles have been through quite a bit of turmoil this season.  After shipping their former star quarterback out of town during the off-season and handing the starting job to Kevin Kolb, things have been a roller coaster ride.  Kolb was knocked out in the first game and Michael Vick stepped in and played […]

  • Philadelphia Media Dubs Vick “Top Dog” (PIC)

    Philadelphia Media Dubs Vick “Top Dog” (PIC)

    The quarterback carousel in Philadelphia continues to turn, and the media in “The City of Brotherly Love” appears to be having some fun with it at the expense of their current starter, Michael Vick. Whereas Coach Andy Reid has decided to name Vick the team’s starting quarterback, the people at the Philadelphia Daily News have […]

  • 21 Intentionally (and Unintentionally) Hilarious Sports Jerseys (Pics)

    21 Intentionally (and Unintentionally) Hilarious Sports Jerseys (Pics)

    Jerseys are a double edged sword. In the right context, they’re a perfectly acceptable thing to wear. But in the wrong context, they make you look like a fool. In some cases, fans themselves have cut out the middle man to make intentionally hilarious jerseys. Other times, people are just blissfully unaware of why the […]

  • 2010 NFL Fantasy Football: Weekly Waiver Wire (Week 2)

    2010 NFL Fantasy Football: Weekly Waiver Wire (Week 2)

    After only one week of play, we have already seen several key fantasy players go down with injuries.  The Packers have lost running back Ryan Grant to an ankle injury, Eagles quarterback Kevin Kolb sustained a concussion, and Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford is expected to miss at least a couple of weeks with an injured […]