But Reid is mistaken, at this point, if he thinks loyalty to Vick means putting him back out on the field the moment he passes the NFL concussion protocol. True loyalty to the man who has bounced back from every other beating this season means this: being extra careful with Vick's recovery from what Reid termed a "pretty significant" concussion.
Reid and his staff have erred in any number of ways this season. Erring on the side of caution here is the only way to go.
Read more from Phil Sheridan on Michael Vick's future with the Eagles at Philly.com Sports: Andy Reid's main concern for Michael Vick must be QB's health.