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Michael Vick Done In Philly

He also said Vick ?is still the quarterback? when he?s healthy.

But that could take a while.

Vick still has to go through the NFL?s concussion protocol before he is cleared to practice, let alone play. Reid said Vick suffered the concussion on a 3rd-and-2 incompletion when he was hit by former Eagle Ernie Sims and his head slammed against the turf.

Rookie Nick Foles took over in the Eagles? 38-23 loss to the Cowboys, marking the first time he played in an NFL regular-season game. Foles completed 22 of 32 passes for 219 yards with a touchdown, an interception and a lost fumble.

Reid said Foles will get all of the first-team reps in practice Wednesday. If Vick isn?t ready to start testing by then, there?s a good chance that the rookie third-round draft choice will make his first career NFL start Sunday.

For more on this story visit: Martin Frank, Courier-Post



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