Michael Vick: QB Controversy No More, Kolb Replaced as Starter for the Eagles

September 22, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

In a rather unsurprising move, coach Andy Reid, the Eagles front office, and coaching staff have decided to replace Kevin Kolb at QB with Michael Vick. This switch under center has been brewing over the past 2 days and the calls for a change have been growing for weeks.
"When someone is playing at the level Michael Vick is playing, you have to give him an opportunity. This isn't about Kevin Kolb's play. You're talking about Michael Vick as one the best quarterbacks in the NFL right now." - Coach Andy Reid
Reid has stated his faith and commitment in Kevin Kolb since his concussion. It is still unknown whether or not the front office pressured him into the decision, but it wouldn't come as a surprise if that was the case.
While Vick is not an elite signal caller, he is still a game changer. Since replacing Kolb at QB after his concussion, Vick has led the Eagles to an undefeated record. He has shown that he is still an electric talent capable of impacting the game on many...

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