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Michael Vick: Why the Eagles QB Is Now the Most Valuable Player in the NFL

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 19:  Michael Vick #7 of the Philadelphia Eagles looks to pass against the New York Giants during their game on December 19, 2010 at The New Meadowlands Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
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Bryn SwartzSenior Writer IIIJuly 30, 2016

It was basically a fact heading into Week 15 that the top two candidates for the National League Most Valuable Player are New England Patriots' quarterback Tom Brady and Philadelphia Eagles' quarterback Michael Vick.

Almost everybody had Brady first and Vick second. (A few threw in guys like Philip Rivers or Matt Ryan.)

And almost everybody agreed that Brady had the MVP race all but wrapped up.

But hold on one minute.

You know how one game can drastically change the MVP race? That's exactly what happened today.

After an incredible series of events in the fourth quarter of today's Eagles-Giants game, we have had a drastic change in the MVP race.

As of right now, Michael Vick is the Most Valuable Player of the National Football League.


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