Old man Vick embraces his quarterback legacy

Before RG3, Colin Kaepernick and Russell Wilson, there was Michael Vick.

The 33-year-old Vick may be the old man on the block now, but he's proud to have helped pave the way for multidimensional quarterbacks in the NFL. More teams are turning to QBs who can run and the read-option offense has become the latest trend.

Vick gets his first chance to play in Chip Kelly's version of this up-tempo offense when the Philadelphia Eagles open the season against Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins on Monday night.







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