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Michael Vick Superlative Roundup

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After Michael Vick's history performance last night that has literally landed his jersey in the hall of fame... Sports writers all over the web have been falling over themselves to praise the QB and out superlative one another. Here's a little roundup of the Vick-lovefest.

Numbers Don't Lie: Vick the Best QB in Football
Since taking over as starting QB, Michael Vick has racked up numbers that are beyond belief. By Reuben Frank

Michael Vick leads a fine nine in wide-open MVP race - NFL - Sporting News
You can't spell MVP without Michael Vick's initials. And now you can't talk about the award for 2010 without considering Vick first on the list.

Michael Vick, Eagles Have Few Weaknesses for Fellow NFC Playoff Contenders to Exploit - Open Letter -
Dear NFC Playoff Contenders, Does anyone have an answer for Michael Vick? I’m talking to you Bears, Giants, Falcons and Packers.

The Designed Rush Redux: With Michael Vick And The Eagles, We May Finally Have A Favorite -
Call it a knee-jerk reaction to a staggering blowout during which the Eagles were playing their best ball, but at this point, the Eagles have to be considered NFC favorites, if not Super Bowl champion favorites, until Philly loses a game that Michael Vick starts and plays all the way through

Vick wins honor | Eagletarian | 11/16/2010
Michael Vick was named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week for the second consecutive week. He becomes the first quarterback to do that since Randall Cunningham with the Vikings in 1998 for Weeks 4 and 5.

Michael Vick Is Finally What We Dreamed, And The Philadelphia Eagles Are A Nightmare -
Against the Washington Redskins Monday night, Michael Vick ran like we always knew he could, and threw the way we always he dreamed. His talent was a fairy tale, a cautionary tale, and now... Michael Vick's future is finally our present.

Ashley Fox: Vick just continues to build MVP case | Philadelphia Inquirer | 11/16/2010
Vick was that good. He was the best anyone has seen this season and continued to build his case that not only is he the NFL's most valuable player - but he is deserving of a big contract extension from the Eagles.

Michael Vick Monday Night Football: Vick has game of his life in rout of Redskins -
few quarterbacks have ever been better, more complete, more are-you-kiddin'-me spectacular than Vick was in leading the Philadelphia Eagles to a 59-28 destruction of the Washington Redskins.

Vick-torious: Michael Vick Bound For Financial Redemption - SportsMoney - news on the business of sports - Forbes
How are Andy Reid's resource allocation skills looking these days? Michael Vick's historic Monday night performance (completing 20 of 28 passes for 333 yards, 4 passing touchdowns, and running for 80 yards with 2 rushing TDs) is the latest chapter in what might become one of the most improbable comeback stories in professional sports.

ESPN's Chris Mortensen | WEEI
Mortensen said Vick's six-touchdown effort vs. the Redskins ranks among the top 10 of any game he has ever seen from a quarterback.

Man Who Vick Owes $6 Million To Is Cheering For Him - CNBC
Last night, from his home in Richmond, Va., Andrew Joel watched Vick lead the Eagles to a 59-28 blowout of the Washington Redskins, accounting for 413 yards of total offense and six touchdowns. "I don’t think I’ll get all of my money back, but I now think I’m getting more than I originally thought," Joel told CNBC.