NEW YORK -- Nike re-signed Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick to an endorsement deal Friday, nearly four years after dropping him amid his legal troubles.
Nike, which signed Vick as a rookie in 2001, terminated his contract in August 2007 after he filed a plea agreement admitting his involvement in a dogfighting ring. Vick spent 21 months in prison.
CNBC first reported the deal. Terms were not released.
Wow !!! How many of you are surprised at this development ? Here's the deal, Nike has never in there history of dropping an athlete for conduct unbecoming a sponsor , Back tracked and do a 360 on their stance. Has Vick earned this ? Has he still got a marketable personna ? Have you and the general population forgiven him ? Interesting stuff, Lets play it out and get some feedback on this.
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