Eagles QB Vick again does not pass concussion test

Published on NewsOK Modified: November 29, 2012 at 8:49 pm •  Published: November 29, 2012
Advertisement
;

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eagles quarterback Michael Vick did not pass a league-mandated concussion test this week and will not return to practice until he does.

Vick, injured in a 38-23 loss to Dallas on Nov. 11, took the exam on Wednesday, the Eagles said. Backup Nick Foles, a rookie who has started the last two games for Philadelphia, will likely get the call again on Sunday, when the Eagles (3-8) face the Cowboys (5-6), this time in Dallas.

Vick endured consecutive bruising hits in the second quarter against the Cowboys in Philadelphia before leaving the game. He was knocked on his back by Dallas linebacker Ernie Sims on an incomplete pass and was slow to get up. On the previous play, he was driven from behind headfirst into the ground by Cowboys nose tackle Jay Ratliff.

Philadelphia has lost seven in a row, and is in last place in the NFC East.



Trending Now


AROUND THE WEB

  1. 1
    Gary Williams thinks Kevin Durant will settle down in Washington D.C. area one day
  2. 2
    Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher explains why Jameis Winston went unpunished
  3. 3
    Former Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein joins Wildcats football staff
  4. 4
    Native American tribe cancels Ted Nugent show, cites 'racist' views
  5. 5
    Body of fugitive billionaire in South Korean ferry case found
+ show more