Vick Can Return in Week 3: NFL

By M. Morris,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 3, 2009 4:41 PM CDT
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick watches from the sidelines before a preseason NFL football game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, Thursday, Aug. 27, 2009, in Philadelphia.   (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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(Newser) – Michael Vick, who last played in the NFL in 2006, will be eligible to suit up for the Eagles on Sept. 27, the Philadelphia Daily News reports. "Hopefully we can have a success story here that will be good for society in general and good for the NFL," commissioner Roger Goodell said today after meeting with the suspended quarterback and coach Andy Reid. "He is very genuine in his remorse."