Tag Archives: Dog Fighting

  • Michael Vick’s Advice to Ray Rice: ‘Continue to Make Amends’

    Aug 13, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment

    *Michael Vick, who knows a thing or two about trying to repair a public image, has some advice for Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice as he deal with the aftermath of his domestic violence case. Vick, who has been fighting a constant battle against public perception after his conviction on dogfighting charges in 2007, […]

  • Michael Vick Signs $100 Million Contract Extension with Eagles

    Aug 30, 11 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments

    *Michael Vick’s return to prominence following a prison stint and public relations nightmare just went from baby steps to a full-on sprint. The Philadelphia Eagles and their quarterback agreed to a six-year, $100 million contract with $40 million guaranteed, NFL sources said Monday night. The deal locks him in through the 2016 season. In 2007, […]

  • Michael Vick: Scores 2nd Endorsement Deal; Appears on Capitol Hill (Video)

    Jul 20, 11 by EURPublisher01 7 Comments

    *Madison Avenue is slowly coming back around to Michael Vick. One day after appearing on Capitol Hill to support legislation against dog fighting, the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback scored his second endorsement deal since being released from prison on Jan. 27. On Wednesday, Vick, who signed with Nike earlier this month, became an equity partner in […]

  • Michael Vick to Back New Dog Fighting Bill in Capitol Hill Visit

    Jul 19, 11 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *Mr. Vick is going to Washington. Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick is set to appear at a press conference on Capitol Hill to back legislation that cracks down on supporters of dog fighting. Vick will be joined at the event by Wayne Pacelle, the head of the Humane Society of the United States, Vick announced […]

  • Vick (along with Dungy) Shares his Story with Prisoners in Florida

    Mar 22, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment

    *Although its behind him, Michael Vick’s dog fighting past could back to bite him. But in the meantime, as he awaits any new developments with the situation, The Philadelphia Eagles quarterback, along with retired NFL coach Tony Dung,  spent some time sharing his life lessons with inmates at a Tampa-area prison on Saturday. With a […]

  • Oprah Winfrey Books Michael Vick

    Feb 14, 11 by EURPublisher01 3 Comments

    *Last month, Michael Vick said he’d prefer an interview with Oprah Winfrey over CNN’s Piers Morgan. This week, Oprah will make it happen. The NFL star whose name became synonymous with dogfighting is scheduled to visit the “The Oprah Winfrey Show” for an episode to air Thursday. Officials with Chicago-based Harpo Productions say the interview […]