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MSNBC, CNN Reporting that Vick Has Accepted a Plea Deal

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by Dyno, Aug 20, 2007.

  1. Dyno

    Dyno Well-Known Member

    No links yet, but both MSNBC and CNN are reporting that Vick has agreed to a plea deal. No details yet either. MSNBC said this is according to Vick's lawyer.
  2. RokSki

    RokSki New Member

    ESPN is now as well (sure they'll claim it's their story)
  3. Mayfly

    Mayfly Active Member

    He better be doing time and be out of the NFL. That is all I can say.
  4. spnited

    spnited Active Member

    CNN says talk is 18 to 36 mos. in prison
  5. Left_Coast

    Left_Coast Active Member

    Virginian Pilot reported it first.
  6. spnited

    spnited Active Member

    Sourcing one of his attys.

    Hearing scheduled for 3 p.m.
  7. Oz

    Oz Active Member

    Thanks, Virginian Pilot.
  8. JR

    JR Well-Known Member

    And after he's out of prison, he'll probably end up in the CFL
  9. Beef03

    Beef03 Active Member

    Really I hope that's where they draw the line. Besides you have to be able to throw the ball accurately down field to be a QB in the CFL. Otherwise you end up another Marcus Crandell or Nealon Greene.
  10. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    That's also provided he can get a work visa which, given his status as a felon, is highly unlikely
  11. Beef03

    Beef03 Active Member

    Considering this case was seemingly handed to the prosecution on a platter, I will be a little disappointed if that's all he gets. And the NFL better hand down something more significant than a one year suspensionfollowing his release from prison.
  12. Mystery_Meat

    Mystery_Meat Guest

    It may not matter. Two years in jail, combined with an inability to throw accurately, probably means his NFL career is effectively over. Except for the inevitable stop in Oakland. But he's not going to get faster after 36 months in pound-me-in-the-ass prison. Hell, he'll be lucky if he doesn't get shivved by someone looking to make a name in the yard.
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