Take not DeSean Jackson: Michael Vick has said time and time again that his contract will take care of itself.
And it looks like that is exactly what is happening- and it could be over soon.
ESPN is reporting that Michael Vick and the Eagles are indeed talking about a long term extension. Their is no time table on when a deal will be done, but it should be done sooner then later.
It will be interesting to see what kind of money Micheal Vick gets. His age, combined with his dangerous playing style, will definitely playa factor in how much determining how much guaranteed money Vick lands. At the same time, however, Vick is one of the best quarterbacks in this league, and his value to this team cannot be understated.
To anyone who has been at Lehigh, thing is very clear: This team, this Super Bowl contending team, is unequivocally Michael Vick’s team. It has adopted his attitude and his confidence. Free agents talk about wanting to play with him, and his teammates look to him to carry them.
The decision to sign Michael Vick two seasons ago has paid off in spades for the Eagles.
Now it looks like it is time for Michael Vick to cash in on it as well.