Online Petitions Want Michael Vick Removed From 2020 Pro Bowl. Online activists have recently come together to petition against Vick after the NFL announced his involvement in the 2020 Pro Bowl. . The former star quarterback was named one of four captains for the upcoming Jan. 27 game, along with Terrell Davis, Darrell Green and Bruce Smith. . According to one of the petitions, which has over 150,000 supporters, Vick does not “deserve the honor” of being a captain. He is a convicted felon and a known animal abuser ... There are so many players that have made amazing contribution[s] to society, however Michael Vick is not one of them, Via Change.org. A separate petition on AnimalVictory.org, which has garnered nearly 240,000 signatures, calls the NFL’s decision “a slap in the face to dog lovers.”. Michael Vick should not be placed in a position of honor - the dogs who were tortured and killed deserve to be remembered and honored. Not the man who played a part in their suffering, Via AnimalVictory.org. The accusations made in the petitions are in reference to Vick’s 2007 conviction of killing dogs and promoting dog fighting. . Vick was subsequently suspended from the NFL and given a 23-month prison sentence. He returned to the league in 2009, playing on the Philadelphia Eagles for an additional seven seasons
The Chiefs have struggled to establish a consistent ground game all season, and it won't be any easier against New England on Sunday with Damien Williams and Darrel Williams sidelined by injuries
The Pac-12 championship game has been mostly an afterthought for the rest of the country the past two seasons with the conference largely out of contention when it comes to the all-important playoff
Tom Brady and Drew Brees are pursuing Peyton Manning's NFL record for most touchdown passes in league history while rookie Devlin Hodges is chasing Ed Rubbert for most wins to start a career by an undrafted rookie quarterback
Must be the shoes. Well, this week at least, it is all about the shoes. More specifically, the cleats being worn by more than 900 players in Week 14 NFL games as part of the My Cause My Cleats program now in its fourth year.
The Lamar Jackson-led Baltimore Ravens travel to play Josh Allen and the Buffalo Bills in what is being considered a showdown of the NFL's `next generation' of quarterbacks
The Dallas Cowboys have lost six of nine since a 3-0 start, and all star quarterback Dak Prescott cares about is finding a way to win consistently again
New York Giants quarterback Daniel Jones was kept out of practice with a high right ankle sprain, and coach Pat Shurmur says Eli Manning “very likely” will start Monday night against the Philadelphia Eagles