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Will new OC lure Michael Vick to Jets?

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11:50 AM ET 01.19 | The ink wasn't dry on Marty Mornhinweg's contract with the Jets before speculation began about the possibility of him bringing quarterback Michael Vick with him. The Jets hired Mornhinweg yesterday to replace Tony Sparano as their offensive coordinator. Mornhinweg spent the past 10 years as the Eagles' offensive coordinator, the last four with Vick. The Eagles are expected to release Vick before a $3 million guarantee for 2013 kicks in days after the Super Bowl. That could change after the hiring of new head coach Chip Kelly, but it still seems unlikely the Eagles will hold onto Vick with $15.5 million set to come his way this season. Vick had been mentioned as a possible target for the Jets even before Mornhinweg got here. A source last month said the Jets were not interested in Vick, who will be 33 and has battled injuries. The Jets are undergoing a regime change, though, and it is possible new general manager John Idzik would be open to the idea.

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January 19, 2013  11:51 AM ET

Why not?


Hell - he's better than Sanchez!

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January 19, 2013  11:55 AM ET
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Why not? Hell - he's better than Sanchez!

And Tebow!

January 19, 2013  11:55 AM ET
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And Tebow!

Put together.

January 19, 2013  11:56 AM ET

Boy I hope that new GM injects some sanity to that team, it's a pitiful mess!

January 19, 2013  12:18 PM ET

Please make this happen! I can't wait to see the 'chemistry' that develops between Santonio Holmes, Sanchize, Vick and Tebow!

January 19, 2013  12:38 PM ET
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Lets see: Sanchez, Tebow and Vick. The circus continues. Pats fans rejoice.

And Rex, the Tattooed Ringmaster! Invest in popcorn futures.

Just when you thought it couldn't get any funnier.

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January 19, 2013  01:42 PM ET

What a Pilecof Garbage, maybe they can load them on Barge, looking for Land Fill!!

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January 19, 2013  01:55 PM ET
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What a Pile of Garbage, maybe they can load them on Barge, looking for Land Fill!!

That's Pile of Garbage! Spell checker sucks!

January 19, 2013  02:00 PM ET

An often injured, over the hill, turnover machine. Seems like a good fit for the Jesters.

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January 19, 2013  02:32 PM ET

sign him and then Rex will just keep him on the bench all season and play his tattoo.

January 19, 2013  02:53 PM ET

OC and QB were a failure in Phillie, so now the Jets wants them? Makes sense for the Jets....

January 19, 2013  02:54 PM ET

nice,.... Vick can bring his dog show to the circus....

 
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