Does Michael Vick’s Performance Vs. Packers Create QB Controversy In Philly?

September 12, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Whenever Eagles QB Kevin Kolb is healthy enough to play, which may not be next Sunday, will he retain the starting job or will head coach Andy Reid go with the hot hand and play Mike Vick?
Fox analyst Troy Aikman can say what he wants about Kolb still being Reid's guy, but you can't convince me that this decision is so cut and dried (especially with Philly fans) following Vick's performance in the loss against Green Bay on Sunday.
Of course, there may not even be a decision to make next week, as Kolb suffered a concussion in the second quarter when he was sacked by Clay Matthews.
Thinking he simply had a jaw injury, Kolb was allowed to play one more series but the injury was worse than thought. The NFL is taking concussions a lot more seriously these days, as we know, and he sat out the second half.
Even if Kolb could play at Detroit next Sunday, Vick would likely be the better choice since he will be healthier than someone just coming off of a head injury. But, the...

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