Michael Vick Wants To Be A Starting QB

Rob Carr/Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) --  Michael Vick does not know what his future holds in the NFL, but one thing he knows for sure is that he wants to be a starting quarterback.

"I'm not a backup. Just being honest, just being candid. I'm a full-fledged starter," Vick said in an interview with Philadelphia Magazine's Birds 24/7. "That's what I've got in me, that's what I provide, that's what I offer. Whatever happens, wherever I end up, they're going to get 110 percent."

Vick, who hasn't played since suffering a concussion on Nov. 11 against the Dallas Cowboys, struggled this season.  In nine games played he committed 14 turnovers.

The Eagles are just 10-12 since signing a $100 million contract in 2011. 

Vick has been medically cleared to return to action but with the Eagles at 4-10 with two games left, head coach Andy Reid has elected to go with rookie Nick Foles at quarterback the rest of the way.

The 32-yard old Vick is due $15.5 million next season but the way things seem headed, he already may have played his last game in Philadelphia.

Copyright 2012 ABC News Radio

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Advertise With Us

Would you like to advertise on East Idaho News? Fill out this form to contact a representative.
  • Full and Last
  • The name of your company, business or brand.