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Report: Andy Reid had heart-to-heart with Michael Vick

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02:00 PM ET 11.03 | Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick and coach Andy Reid had a particularly long one-on-one meeting this week to help clear the air about a number of issues, two team sources told Yahoo! Sports. The sources indicated that the meeting, which occurred a few days after Vick publicly suggested he might be benched, was extremely productive. Ultimately, Reid came to the conclusion that he might have lost his players psychologically had he benched Vick. "Mike ain't the problem," a defensive player emphasized on Thursday night. "Look, we all know he's struggling. That ain't some secret. But we're not helping him and that's the problem. The defense isn't helping him, the offensive line isn't helping him. None of us. We all gotta help each other and that's what we talked about." The player went on to say that if Reid had benched Vick, it would have reflected badly on the coach just two weeks after he dismissed defensive coordinator Juan Castillo.

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November 3, 2012  03:35 PM ET

His poor performance could dog him all year.

November 3, 2012  03:43 PM ET
QUOTE(#1):

His poor performance could dog him all year.

Its a doggy dog world!!!

November 3, 2012  03:43 PM ET
QUOTE(#2):

Its a doggy dog world!!!

Snoop!!

November 3, 2012  05:06 PM ET

Andy's heart-to-heart:

"Stop sucking, or I'll eat your heart with a nice chianti and some fava beans!"

November 3, 2012  06:46 PM ET

Andy: "Win and we'll get you some more dogs to slaughter."

Scumbag: "Gee, thanks, Coach."

November 3, 2012  08:45 PM ET
QUOTE(#5):

Andy: "Win and we'll get you some more dogs to slaughter." Scumbag: "Gee, thanks, Coach."

Ya know, I am pretty sick of you. Add something. Don't always be a take away one shot artist

November 4, 2012  06:38 AM ET
QUOTE(#6):

Ya know, I am pretty sick of you.

Mission Accomplished.

November 4, 2012  06:40 AM ET
QUOTE(#6):

Ya know, I am pretty sick of you. Add something. Don't always be a take away one shot artist

Fine. I don't understand how someone who has worn out his welcome as coach and someone who is sub-par as a QB can have a "heart-to-heart" talk? They'll both be gone from Philadelphia after this season.

 
November 4, 2012  11:05 AM ET
QUOTE(#8):

Fine. I don't understand how someone who has worn out his welcome as coach and someone who is sub-par as a QB can have a "heart-to-heart" talk? They'll both be gone from Philadelphia after this season.

LOL the problem is I agree with you, I would love to see both of them gone.

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