No second season for ‘Michael Vick Project’
August 24th, 2010
11:05 AM ET

No second season for ‘Michael Vick Project’

It looks like mission “Michael Vick Project" is complete. The BET docu-series, which chronicled Vick's attempts to rebuild his reputation, is done after only one season.

Vick told last week that he "put a stop to" moving forward with the show. “They asked me to do it,” Vick added. “I don’t have that lifestyle.”

Yet while the network did confirm that the “Vick Project” won’t be making a comeback, a BET representative noted that “the show had been planned to just be one cycle.”

The 10-episode series, which delved into issues such as what led to Vick's prison stint for dog fighting charges, premiered on February 2 with about 1.6 million viewers and plenty of mixed reviews.

According to BET, the network still has a good relationship with Vick, who is entering another season as a backup quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles - but this time, without the cameras.

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  1. mitch mcfadden

    I really wish the filming had continued through last season so we could see behind the scenes of his amazing season last year.

    September 8, 2011 at 10:28 pm | Report abuse |
  2. SERIOUS and black and proud

    What he did was wrong yes but a lot of this comment are racial and not about the animals. Very sad to know that this is how people still think to this day. SMH

    August 25, 2010 at 2:11 pm | Report abuse |
  3. Not-A-Vick-Fan

    I am not a Vick fan, but i'm reading these comments and I'm appalled! You people are heartless! Wow! Ok, he did something horrible...he was convicted, sentenced, and reformed. What exactly is it that makes him a 'Thug'? Because he was born & raised in the projects? Because he allowed his talents as an athlete to secure an education and lucrative career? When you take a poor person from the streets and suddenly thrust him into fortune and fame with no guidance, he's bound to make poor decisions. Perhaps he tortured dogs after becoming insensitive following the years and years of torture his people experienced by the hands of 'White' people...who called us 'dogs' & monkeys & the like. Really...before you judge him, walk a mile in his shoes- live his life. Get a grip!

    August 25, 2010 at 4:11 am | Report abuse |
  4. RJ

    I only he keeps hanging out with his Homies at parties till somebody kills him at one of them. Now that would really be good news. I'll keep on hoping I see the headlines someday.

    August 24, 2010 at 6:30 pm | Report abuse |
  5. Mike

    Once again, all misguided comments. What you are saying has no bearing on the reality of our legal system. He did his time, and again, has the right as an American to pursue "Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness." Anyone has the right to dislike him....that is your right. BUT, he has the right to pursue his career, and I hope he succeeds.

    August 24, 2010 at 5:42 pm | Report abuse |
  6. Oldfort

    Vick is still a good QB. He DID some bad things in the past. He paid the price per the legal system. Granted people will still have their opinions, but how about we give him a second chance....let's wait and see. All humans are imperfect, we MAKE mistakes, some of them are really really stupid, but it's LIFE. Maybe some of us didn't kill dogs, but we have probably done some other crap that if the cops found out, we would be place in Jail with the likes of Vick. Let's give him another chance. Hell, we give Bush another chance...welll that's a bad example, because that didn't work out too well...but let's wait and see. The Feds are tracking his every move, if he screws up again, he will be put away for a long time.

    August 24, 2010 at 5:41 pm | Report abuse |
  7. 3putter

    Remember, some of the money from his very first NFL check went to starting the dog fighting ring. POS!!!!!!!

    August 24, 2010 at 5:28 pm | Report abuse |
  8. Vee

    So just because he has paid for4 his crimes does not mean he has really changed..He projects what he needs to for acceptance by others, but what about the torturing and murder of animals he was involved in.... he is a cruel human being, that truth is hidden deep inside him and will surface again. Vick will always be unconcerned for animals and someone you should never trust!. His only regret is that he was caught !!!!!!!

    August 24, 2010 at 5:26 pm | Report abuse |
  9. tstorm

    Vick, you should still be rotting in jail you poor excuse for a human being!

    August 24, 2010 at 5:26 pm | Report abuse |
  10. kdgreat

    All of you people are talking about how you want this guy to suffer for inhuman acts agains aniamals but too the degree in which you all want this human being too suffer shows just how inhuman we all are as people.

    August 24, 2010 at 5:10 pm | Report abuse |
  11. Mike

    I find many of the comments here interesting and misguided. First of all, Michael Vick did commit a horrible crime, but he was tried in a court of law, found guilty, and served his time. Second of all, his crime, as bad as it was, was against animals, not humans. Those of you who liken him to a pedophile or a murderer have no concept of reality or our laws. You cannot compare someone who ran a dog-fighting ring to a pedophile or a murderer (and I am a huge dog lover). Michael Vick deserved the punishment he received, and he deserved to lose all of his fans. Now he has the right, as an American, to pursue his career and earn a living. I think he is a tremendous athlete and I am pulling for his success. Go Vick!

    August 24, 2010 at 5:05 pm | Report abuse |
  12. Karen

    REPUTATION? I love it. This guy doesn't have a reputation problem. He has a reality problem. He isn't reputed to have tortured and killed dogs. He DID torture and kill dogs. He isn't reputed to be greedy, cruel, and a liar. He IS greedy, cruel, and a liar. Oh, and Mina: Get over it. In nature, animals eat one another. They do not torture eachother for profit.

    August 24, 2010 at 4:54 pm | Report abuse |
  13. Smokin Aces

    Well, at least he didn't kill a person

    August 24, 2010 at 4:43 pm | Report abuse |
  14. Mina

    Right, all you meat lovers need to go see how your chick, pork, cows and beef is killed before going after MV. What a bunch of idiots.

    August 24, 2010 at 4:37 pm | Report abuse |
  15. Judy

    geez, it is a really scary world when people are so passionate about dogs and Michael Vicks. I wonder if these people have lives or just sit around watching the news and hating people for mistakes. I want to know, is there any mistake so detrimental that a person can not be forgiven. My God, I hope none of these people have children. I can only imagine the hatred that is being breeded in them. Get a life – Your crime of hatred towards Michael Vick is worst than what Michael Vick did to the dogs, at least the dogs are dead, but you people are alive – and still dead! give it a rest. Clean yourself up and start loving more than hating, you will have meaningful quality of life.

    August 24, 2010 at 4:37 pm | Report abuse |
  16. boot

    I believe all these haters must be apart of the tea party and republican haters-for they sound just like they look(stupid) let it go peoples,you better be careful on how these commenters talk-who cares for they all are white folks haten anyway-later for all ya"ll haters-they man makes more money than ya"ll and is trying to live his life to the fullest-so let him leave your nasty comments to yourself and look at yourselves for once-if you have nothing nice to say then shut the hell up.

    August 24, 2010 at 4:35 pm | Report abuse |
  17. Trudie Hayes

    I hope he gets all the bad Karma he deserves, and then some....

    August 24, 2010 at 4:27 pm | Report abuse |
  18. pam

    I read and saw on the media I can't remember just how long ago-but this did happen, there was a white man who tortured a lot of cats & dogs but he was not mention afterwards, this is why people have to listen and learn and stop haten-now he was wrong and Michael Vick paid and servered his time-let it go folks,and he has say he was sorry-but did anyone hear the white man say anything no because it was not broadcast only for a few minutes there was an article on this from CNN but never heard anything else about it-so lets not throw mud for we all have done something wrong about animals-so don't judge others for you will be judged.

    August 24, 2010 at 4:26 pm | Report abuse |
  19. jay

    Damn pitbull attacked my friends son, they should all be put to death Kill em all Mike !!!! Thanks we love you !!!!

    August 24, 2010 at 4:21 pm | Report abuse |
  20. Linda

    There are some rude and dumb comments on m vick-the man has done his time did anyone talk about the white boy who tortured how many animals now that was not mention but everyone here can judge Michael Vick for 1 mistake-how many of you all have done 1 dumb thing so lets not throw stones-because every last one on this page is a hypocrit and liers,so don't say you haven't- just keep on haten-because he is black-and the one who has done worst is white but was not mention yes it was on the news, and no one had or has anything to say about him-so all of ya"ll are here just need to shut up-and stop judgeing the man,he's done wrong and has paid for it -so what else do you want him to do?the man is not worthless only to themoi,this man went to college and a nfl player-so whatelse do u want the man to do-stop haten it's over let it go,fine something else on someone else to hate on,them dangerous dog should have been destroyed by the dog pound or something-you see his cousin got a lighter sentence-he paid the price and moving on you are talking about him like them republicans about PRESIDENT OBAMA,- what do u have to say about that? James apparently you have not looked in the mirror you may have a dangerous dog and if it bites or moul someone then what are u going to do you are a extra WSPOS. People are always downing one another because of a mistake, howmany have you made in life thats why this world is in the shape its in because of haters like some of these comments and commenters-so just get over it.

    August 24, 2010 at 4:18 pm | Report abuse |
  21. James

    Michael Vick is worthless POS. He tortured and killed defenseless animals. If you are defending him you are also a worthless POS...and most likely a crack-smoking welfare queen or her pimp.

    August 24, 2010 at 3:38 pm | Report abuse |
    • Matt

      He is a total THUG POS! I bet he will be back in prison for something before long.

      August 24, 2010 at 4:03 pm | Report abuse |
  22. themoi

    He should be put in a bull ring and gored to death. Then let a pack of pit bulls in to devour the remains. Good riddance to an EPIC FAIL.

    August 24, 2010 at 3:37 pm | Report abuse |
  23. Meg

    Sure he's sorry... sorry he got caught.

    August 24, 2010 at 3:35 pm | Report abuse |
  24. boilly

    Oh, how I'd love to tie a rope around Vick's neck and slam him to the ground like he did dogs that lost a fight. He can't be gone fovever soon enough for me.

    August 24, 2010 at 3:35 pm | Report abuse |
  25. serious

    exactly i knw him personally and i found a lot of your comments racist and you all our on the outside looking in get a life. All black people dont drink 40s do they even still make them. People can really be ingnorant

    August 24, 2010 at 3:32 pm | Report abuse |
  26. dave

    Bunch of stone throwers in this thread. The man did the crime (I love animals, and thought what he did was disgusting, but I know others don't feel the same about animals) and he did the time. He paid for his crimes in the eyes of our courts, our society. If you don't think the penalty was stiff enough, get it changed. That will require going after someone other than MVick. There are some pretty harsh crimes going on out there RIGHT now. Go after those people. Let the man play ball and get on with his life.

    August 24, 2010 at 3:29 pm | Report abuse |
    • hahaha

      oh my god – go eagles? really? – you are such a knob! i bet if he were on the redskins you would be chastising him! your morality only goes as far as your sports allegiance. you are what is wrong with america.

      August 24, 2010 at 3:35 pm | Report abuse |
    • dave

      hahaha: Thank you for your analysis of our societies problems, and prosecution of me for them. I don't recall my trial.
      Knob, eh? Leave your sxual fantasies of me out this. Keep it on topic child.

      August 24, 2010 at 3:39 pm | Report abuse |
  27. BA

    I have a pit bull that would love to tear his tiny weenie and nuts right off.

    August 24, 2010 at 3:27 pm | Report abuse |


    August 24, 2010 at 3:26 pm | Report abuse |
  29. Shan1969

    letsbereal, EEGM and all the others who say "move one, get over it, let it go, we all make mistakes"....yes, we all make mistakes but physically holding on to a dog and slamming it into the ground over and over and over again until it is dead is not just a "normal mistake". He drowned dogs by holding them underwater, electricuted dogs, watched as "bait dogs" with their mouths wired shut were ripped open by his fighters, he watched others do these same horribly cruel things and felt no remorse. They did not have to cruelly beat, torture and make all the deaths slow and agonizing. They could have chosen to end the poor animals life quickly and without more pain, but NO....He and his Toads chose to torture and give the animal over the death slowly. Why? WHY!!! Because he is sick!

    And don't think for just one minute the cruelty stops there....a link between animal abuse and other acts of violence against people has been proven. The dogs are just the beginning for many of them...just the beginning.

    Even though his PR rep coached him on what to say about how sorry he was and that dog fights are a horrible thing....we all know it is B.S. Even the young boys who idolize him know he is full of it and still think dog fights are a way to prove you manhood.

    He may have "done his time" according to our laws, but he did not get what he deserves in terms of true punishment...

    August 24, 2010 at 3:25 pm | Report abuse |
  30. Tony

    I don't want to hear about culture, blah blah blah. What he did, he did over & over, and profitted from it. THERE IS NO JUSTIFICATION!

    August 24, 2010 at 3:21 pm | Report abuse |
  31. me

    Good riddance you P.O.S.

    August 24, 2010 at 3:19 pm | Report abuse |
  32. Tony


    August 24, 2010 at 3:18 pm | Report abuse |
    • Mr. Obvious

      He apologized many times, to many people in print, on TV and in court as well as to the NFL Commisioner in person. What planet have you been lving on moron. Get over it!

      August 24, 2010 at 5:38 pm | Report abuse |
  33. Callawayman518

    He should be tortured and then shot in the head....and make his mother watch...She brought this piece of S*** into the world...PERIOD...

    August 24, 2010 at 3:07 pm | Report abuse |
    • Trudie Hayes

      I agree 100%, and even that would be too good for this worthless P.O.S.

      August 24, 2010 at 4:29 pm | Report abuse |
  34. susanne

    In that picture he is smiling. Probably the same look he had on his face watching the dogs tear each other to pieces. What an evil piece of crap.

    August 24, 2010 at 3:07 pm | Report abuse |
  35. David E

    How come he's not still in prison?

    August 24, 2010 at 3:05 pm | Report abuse |
  36. kdgreat

    He was wrong but he is a human...In some parts of the country this is seen as common place. At one time it was acceptable to treat black people this way, but now it is seen as socially unacceptalbe as will dog fighting in the very near futher, with the help of Mike Vick.

    August 24, 2010 at 2:45 pm | Report abuse |
  37. Jim

    Geez, this POS gets a TV show, the barely literate Situation gets a book deal, the theiving Salahis get a TV show...why does our culture reward terrible behaivor?? No wonder society is crumbling; look what we as a nation endorse!!

    August 24, 2010 at 2:24 pm | Report abuse |
  38. Cliff

    I really thing Michael should make a big batch of Pit Bull Stew and invite people like morgan'smom and others on here over for supper.
    Sort of a kum-ba-yah evening. A little hugging....maybe watch a Penn know....a get together!

    August 24, 2010 at 2:19 pm | Report abuse |
  39. w.w

    This guy needs to find some peace in himself. Cruelty to animals (wow).Takes a real man to do that. Whatever this guy does for a living he needs to find himself.

    August 24, 2010 at 2:10 pm | Report abuse |
  40. Jo

    Maybe hev should become a vet.

    August 24, 2010 at 1:43 pm | Report abuse |
  41. Jangocat

    Damn, when I saw the headline I was hoping this felon was off my Eagles roster. We don't need this sideshow another year...

    August 24, 2010 at 1:43 pm | Report abuse |
  42. Boof

    I just had a turkey sandwich for lunch.

    August 24, 2010 at 1:39 pm | Report abuse |
  43. WiseyoungOwl

    You people kill me. The ones who say...he did his time, he should be allowed a second chance.
    I want you to go out there, commit a crime with the same type of consequences that Vick had, serve your time in prison and then go back and ask your employer for your job back. Pretty sure that you aren't going to get your crappy job back. So why in the world should he get a job that pays 100 times more than what you are making. People are so blinded by celebrity it is sickning, you are actually advocating that a criminal should be paid better and treated better than you are. Good job idiots.
    Besides, people who kill/torture innocent animals are psychotic. Proven Fact. And for the idiot that asked about hunting deer etc, you are an idiot too. I don't even feel like I need to explain why b/c you wouldn't understand and it would be a waste of keystrokes.

    August 24, 2010 at 1:37 pm | Report abuse |
  44. Tim

    I cant wait to see him get hit in the right spot and never play again!
    Sally-wish those animals could move on but he tortured and killed them. He is a waste of flesh, an uneducated rich thug.
    This world would be ok w/o him. He contributes nothing but evil!

    August 24, 2010 at 1:29 pm | Report abuse |
    • who are we to judge

      To all of you who are on here crying over defenseless animals..where are you when HUMAN rights are being violated. I agree that animals should not be tortured and killed but am I going around persecuting people for it no. Sally is right,he made his amends according to the LAW. He was only targeted because he is a celebrity. Do you see the cops arresting everyday "thugs" for this behavior no you do not. Why don't we focus our efforts on things that are really important like the overwhelming number of people who are laid off and can't find work. How about we focus on how major our school system is messed up and do something to change that!

      August 24, 2010 at 1:45 pm | Report abuse |
    • karma58

      @who are we to judge:

      many of us can do more than 2 things at once - mourn for tortured animals AND care about other human beings, the economy and messed up school systems... i'm sorry your feeble mind can't handle more than 1 thing at a to be you.

      August 24, 2010 at 2:59 pm | Report abuse |
  45. StokleyCarMichael

    It's VERY interesting how that someone can make a mistake (a horrible one) and PEOPLE are starving (and not just in Third World countries) in our own back yards and WE concentrate on THIS!! It's not's SAD and pathetic. Yes, the man did something horrible but it's not like he "allegedly" (as they taught us to say in law school) pulled a Roman Polanski who by the way is STILL not serving ANY time for his crime and has won a few Oscars. VERY interesting.

    August 24, 2010 at 1:24 pm | Report abuse |
    • getalife

      More blather from the dog fighting crowd. he didn't make a mistake. He TORTURED living beings. TORTURED. And you, inferring that we should ignore this because people are starving in other countries. So intentional torture is ok as long as others are suffering from unintentional causes? You're as sick as Vick is. Vick should be dead if you ask me. The world is not a better place with him in it. Hey, we could give his food to the starving people. Would that make you happy, you whack-job?

      August 24, 2010 at 2:03 pm | Report abuse |
    • Geoff

      Hey "getalife" you're an idiot. Enough said.

      August 24, 2010 at 2:47 pm | Report abuse |
  46. Matt McHugh

    The cult of celebrity is really out of control in this country.

    August 24, 2010 at 1:24 pm | Report abuse |
  47. jll

    I still think its funny that nobody ever compares the Vick incident to the Ray Lewis one. That guy pled guilty as an accomplice to killing someone, never served a day in jail, never missed a game, and people love him. Its really unbelievable to me. I think animal abuse is absolutely awful, but come on, what Ray Lewis did is a lot worse. Vick is horrible, but I agree with JB, he was made an example of.

    August 24, 2010 at 1:19 pm | Report abuse |
    • Geoff

      Finally, a voice of reason. I agree that what he did was bad but these idiots are over the top. They think killing dogs is so terrible yet they advocate killing HIM?? How stupid do they sound? Killing a dog is so bad that now I want to kill you... really? Does that make sense to ANYONE?

      August 24, 2010 at 2:44 pm | Report abuse |
  48. Dave

    Tie him to a tree and beat him daily. Can't believe this lowlife gets to profit from a TV show about the fact that he's an idiot, oh yeah, forgot about the Kardashians. Oh well, the puiblic watches this crap, so what can you do.

    August 24, 2010 at 1:17 pm | Report abuse |
  49. JB

    He paid his amends people. Its terrible what he did, and sadly hundreds of NFL players were doing it. He's just the one that got caught and was made a huge example of because of his status. It makes me sick as well, but the guy went to jail and served his time. Your allowed a second chance after that. He is completely irrelevant in the NFL now, and I don't know people still talk about him. He'll never really play again, at least as a difference maker he won't.

    August 24, 2010 at 1:15 pm | Report abuse |
  50. 1jimmyhoffa


    August 24, 2010 at 1:08 pm | Report abuse |
  51. travis

    I have an authentic signed framed Vick jersey from Atlanta. Any one interested? Someone out there has to want this crap.

    August 24, 2010 at 1:03 pm | Report abuse |
  52. Kristi

    Why do we keep rewarding a POS like him, and people like Lindsey Lohan with heaps of more money? The world is just a little better off w/o his dumb show!

    August 24, 2010 at 1:01 pm | Report abuse |
  53. hitler Jr.

    Someone needs to put Vick down.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:58 pm | Report abuse |
  54. rml

    Good riddance. It was a dumb idea in the first place.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:55 pm | Report abuse |
  55. blank

    who on here hunts like duck, deer, bear, birds, and etc?

    August 24, 2010 at 12:49 pm | Report abuse |
    • r

      I would LOVE to hunt Vick

      August 24, 2010 at 1:17 pm | Report abuse |
    • karma58

      this isn't about 'hunting' for food you dolt - this is about having a dog fighting/killing operation on your home property for people to make money off... you are a complete and total idiot and obviously sick in the head since you are defending Vick who is garbage.

      August 24, 2010 at 2:53 pm | Report abuse |
    • Debbie

      Blank, you must be naming yourself after the vacuum that is your mind. For you to compare what Vick did to hunting, or to call it "making a mistake" means you simply have no idea of what is right and wrong.

      You seem to be stuck on the idea that everyone has "made a mistake" of this magnitude and we just haven't got caught.
      I think you must be referring to yourself.

      August 24, 2010 at 4:31 pm | Report abuse |
  56. ApeHanger

    Michael Vick = air pollution

    August 24, 2010 at 12:47 pm | Report abuse |
  57. tortuga

    Why is this punk still in the news. Can't he take a hint?

    August 24, 2010 at 12:47 pm | Report abuse |
  58. Lorin

    Morgan'smamma- I couldn't have said it better myself.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:46 pm | Report abuse |
  59. morgan'smama

    I HATE YOU MICHAEL VICK. I HATE YOU. There is nothing in this world that you could ever do to redeem yourself. I work at an animal shelter and I see the horror and devastation that people like you cause on a weekly, no, DAILY basis. If you lose everything, good. No tears will be shed for you and you will get no sympathy. I HATE YOU, MICHAEL VICK. Go and live in a garbage dump because that is where you belong.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:40 pm | Report abuse |
    • deb

      Right there with ya on this one.....he didn't "make a mistake".....dropping a vase or tripping on a rug is a mistake...this THUG created a LIFESTYLE around watching animals FIGHT TO THE DEATH.....HE IS A THUG and nothing more....

      August 24, 2010 at 1:33 pm | Report abuse |
    • karma58

      couldn't agree more! vick is garbage and i hope he rots in hell - the nfl should never have let him back in - huge mistake!

      August 24, 2010 at 2:52 pm | Report abuse |
    • trooper05

      I am right there with ya sister....I HATE MICHAEL VICK and he will NEVER make any ammends in my book. He made his choices and I have the choice to boycott the Eagles, the club, the games and any sponsors of this thug. If any good has come of this, his actions had led to many questions from my young boys who are big fans of the NFL and I am proud to say my boys will not watch any Eagles games or any other team or franchise/sponsor associated with him. He needs to just go away.

      August 24, 2010 at 4:06 pm | Report abuse |
    • JANE


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  60. Janice Tkach

    shame on the NFL for even taking this convict back. He did not spend enought time in jail. after YEARS of abusing animals I hope he rots in hell for eternity, after losing his job, all his money and his family. The NFL allowing him to play puts their stamp of approval on his dog fighting activities.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:40 pm | Report abuse |
  61. Mary

    yo RUSH, yea I would have a problem with it (Chickens). No breathing being should be tortured for ones amusement/entertainment.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:34 pm | Report abuse |
  62. Clint

    Yea the kid made a mistake but we all have made mistakes. He did his time, which is saying something in this era of high profile celebrities getting out of pretty much any and everything. It is sad that we live in a society that would rather criticize and condemn people than to help them. What Michael needs is a mentor not another critic. Let him prove that his heart has changed. His actions will speak louder than any words; whether it be his our ours.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:33 pm | Report abuse |
    • GeeWizz

      Vick has proven that his heart has changed by having someone shot at his 30th birthday party...a human instead of a dog. Vick is moving up!

      August 24, 2010 at 3:07 pm | Report abuse |
  63. andagain

    Oh Em Gee, waddle I do, waddle I do?

    August 24, 2010 at 12:32 pm | Report abuse |
  64. MD

    He is a thug and will be back in prison soon enough.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:32 pm | Report abuse |
    • blank

      Do you even know what thugs are? I bet you do not know because if he was a true thug you would know but if he was a thug everyone makes mistakes. I bet you made a mistake and never got caught

      August 24, 2010 at 12:37 pm | Report abuse |
    • SHARON


      October 3, 2010 at 4:07 pm | Report abuse |
  65. blank

    if people sit here and judge people then they are judging themself. Someone posted about peopele killing chickens is the same as killing dogs their is no difference. People want to jump on him because of dogs then jump on other people for killing sharks, whales, birds, ducks, and etc. Some people just need to get a life and move on because you have done something and never got caught like hurting animal.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:31 pm | Report abuse |
    • MD

      I never made a mistake like that. What he did is immoral. And, yes, he is a THUG!

      August 24, 2010 at 12:56 pm | Report abuse |
    • getalife

      Give me a break! Never got caught? No, I never drowned dogs or other animals. I never forced cats to kill each other. I never slammed an animal's head against the pavement to kill it because it wasn't mean enough. Never got caught? Are you the same kind of monster as Vick or something? This isn't about getting caught – it's about what kind of person would do that in the first place.

      August 24, 2010 at 1:58 pm | Report abuse |
    • BB

      Okay blank.
      Are u for real?
      Most people do not torture any animal or any one so they are not concerned about being caught.
      This guy or anyone that would do what he did will never be forgiven.

      August 24, 2010 at 3:37 pm | Report abuse |
  66. Rick

    Michael Vick is a thug. His brother is a thug. His family members are thugs. Does anyone remember when he was a starter for the Falcons? His family members sat in the stands behind the Falcons quarterback's wife and cheered fort he QB to be injured so that POS Mike could play. The QB's wife finally had to stand up and tell them to shut up. This guy has always been a waste of DNA and the gene pool the comes from need a serious dose of chlorine.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:31 pm | Report abuse |
  67. manhandler

    Maybe the Eagles coud give him another award like they did last year. How About the "Thug" award. How many of us end up having someone shot at our Birthday Party as recently happened at his? This slimeball is trash.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:27 pm | Report abuse |
  68. DoxieMom

    Always believed he should be put in a pit made to fight and if he didn't win, be hung or shot. Agree with Deb, he is a thug and should not be in front of any camera! No time he spent in prison was or is enough.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:26 pm | Report abuse |
  69. Denny

    Good for you vick!!!! It's coming back to you baby!!!! YOU Nasty dog killer!!!!

    August 24, 2010 at 12:20 pm | Report abuse |
  70. Adam

    i dont care how much he tries to change his image. It takes a heartless human being to do the things that "grown man" did. besides, when he's done playing backup QB in the next few years he'll be right back with his buddies lighting one up.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:20 pm | Report abuse |
  71. Superman

    He was never more than mediocre NFL quarterback at best and a horrible human being, a thug with money. Now he is a bad 3rd string quarterback and will soon be broke and jobless.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:14 pm | Report abuse |
  72. RUSH

    I really dont wish this on too many people but I do fantasize he dies in a fiery car crash after rushing to the hospital due to being bitten by someone's dog that he was screwing around with. Then the fantasy is over and I realize I was wrong in thinking about that. I wish he was just mauled by animals instead.

    August 24, 2010 at 12:11 pm | Report abuse |
    • yo RUSH

      I understand your position, but if it were chickens rather than dogs would you have a problem with it?

      I think any activity of this sort where animals get hurt is ultimately a horribly wrong decision. However, I also believe people are reacting the way they are because it's dogs... man's best friend.

      August 24, 2010 at 12:19 pm | Report abuse |
    • Fed up

      Seriously? I realize that he did some bad stuff to some dogs, but this is a bit over the top wouldn't you think? NObody was thid fired up when a football player ran over and killed a PERSON and and that guy didn't even get as long in prison as Vick did. They were dogs people, D-O-G-S. He screwed up, did some time in prison, and is now trying to move on. I think it would be a really good idea if you folks did too.

      August 24, 2010 at 2:36 pm | Report abuse |
    • Saboth

      Err...not a dog person I take it? A chicken compared to a dog? A chicken is a mindless farm animal. A dog is mankind's most loyal companion that would freaking die for his master, and scientists are always learning new levels of intelligence in them that we didn't know existed. And yeah, Michael Vick should die in a car crash, or at least have his junk bitten off by a Rottweiler.

      August 24, 2010 at 3:17 pm | Report abuse |
  73. Dennis Windish

    GOOD, Now if the Eagles would do the same thing

    August 24, 2010 at 12:08 pm | Report abuse |
  74. Cliff

    He isn't a thug.
    He's a big-time athlete.
    They can be drunk at 7 AM, kill a person and only get 30 days in jail.
    Joe Q. Fan can be the guilty party. So many got caught up in "sport" they really don't care what their "guy" does.
    After all, he was raised in the projects with no dad so it isn't his fault.
    HORSE PUCKY!!!!!

    August 24, 2010 at 12:06 pm | Report abuse |
  75. not4me

    He will always be a dog killer to me and I hope that haunts him for the rest of his life.

    August 24, 2010 at 11:57 am | Report abuse |
    • [lol]

      It doesn't matter what you think of him nor does he need your validation. If he truly feels he can change himself, good for him. You don't have to believe him, just like we don't need to believe you when you make a huge mistake and ask for forgiveness... you don't need us. You just got to do what you need to do.

      When people make decent sized mistakes, I'm sure it haunts them... no one is an exception unless the person is in denial. I'm sure he's never going to get over the pain he has caused dogs.

      August 24, 2010 at 12:05 pm | Report abuse |
    • Nicole

      Not just a dog killer... a torturer of defenseless animals. If he had just killed them it would have been better. Instead he systematically abused them – or allowed them to be abused – until they were killed.

      August 24, 2010 at 12:12 pm | Report abuse |
    • RUSH

      @LOL – TROOF DAT
      he's a pos – validated or not

      August 24, 2010 at 12:14 pm | Report abuse |
    • Casey

      I agree. He is such a LOSER!!!!!

      August 24, 2010 at 12:42 pm | Report abuse |
  76. deb

    He's thug....a street thug with money. No reality show will ever change that.

    August 24, 2010 at 11:56 am | Report abuse |
    • deb too

      I couldn't agree more. He's nothing but a no good thug with no remorse. He sounds like an ignorant imbecile every time he opens his mouth too.

      August 24, 2010 at 1:12 pm | Report abuse |
    • Jay Kay

      EXACTLY! You cut right to the bottom line.

      August 24, 2010 at 4:14 pm | Report abuse |
  77. Sally

    Really–that was mean spirited,he made his amends. He should concentrate on football,being a good dad & keeping the faith....let's all move on.......

    August 24, 2010 at 11:53 am | Report abuse |
    • [lol]

      As messed up as his comment might have been, it was kinda funny in a messed up sort of way.

      August 24, 2010 at 12:06 pm | Report abuse |
    • RUSH

      I wish I could forget about the tormented animals that he didnt have a problem with that easily...

      August 24, 2010 at 12:12 pm | Report abuse |
    • Karen

      What a useless human being. He'll be out of a job and money in a few years and probably back to his old ways. Or maybe he could get a job at Petsmart!! LOSER!!

      August 24, 2010 at 12:26 pm | Report abuse |
    • Doug

      What faith does a man have who was convicted of Dog Fighting...Christianity, no doubt.

      August 24, 2010 at 1:03 pm | Report abuse |
    • Really

      Sally, you need to lighten up. It's called HUMOR!!!!!!!! Get some, you'll live longer.

      August 24, 2010 at 1:19 pm | Report abuse |
    • w. lauren

      He made his amends? How do you figure that Sally? Were you there? Did you see the suffering tortured animals forced to tear each other apart and then thrown into graves? Because I have firsthand knowledge of this sad tale. Do you even know how many dogs were found on the property; dead or otherwise?
      He made no amends. He was forced to apologize and has been trying his damndest to resurrect his career ever since.
      Make no mistake about it. He was in it for the bloodsport and money and that does not leave one's system just because they get caught.

      August 24, 2010 at 1:24 pm | Report abuse |
    • Vicky

      I agree with you, Sally. All those nasty comments were totally unnecessary and just plain sick.

      August 24, 2010 at 1:45 pm | Report abuse |
    • Saboth

      People that are cruel to animals don't just stop. It's like saying a pedophile stops wanting kids just because they went to prison. He has a callous opinion of life, and treats one of mankind's most loyal companions as trash. F' him, and everyone associated with him, and BET for making a show about him. I wish someone had beat him within an inch of his misbegotten life.

      August 24, 2010 at 3:06 pm | Report abuse |
    • HappyinVA

      All these people passing judgment are the same people that probably go to church where you’re taught forgiveness and to not cast judgment on one another. Interesting hypocrisy. Either way – I could care less about Vick and his show/career. The man committed a crime and was punished in the court of law as well as by the NFL and many fans. If he’s trying to turn his life around, who are we to put our foot on his neck and wish him failure?! I wish him luck and hope that he’s able to do something positive with his life…

      August 24, 2010 at 3:56 pm | Report abuse |
    • Tuffyturf

      Yes, lets all move on..except for those dogs that cannot move on because Michael Vick, electrocuted them, or hung them or beat them to death.. He can never make AMENDS, he can only exist- until PETA or the Lord gets rid of him. There is no moving on for Vick, once a useless POS, always a loser..

      August 24, 2010 at 4:25 pm | Report abuse |
    • SactoGirl

      "We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals" – Immanuel Kant
      Screw Michael Vick. There's a special place in hell reserved for those who purposefully harm animals.

      August 24, 2010 at 4:30 pm | Report abuse |
    • Vicksuques

      I'll move on when all of the dogs he abused are sitting in loving homes. Until then VickSuques

      August 24, 2010 at 10:39 pm | Report abuse |
  78. Really

    I guess he's got some extra time now to sit out in the back yard with his homies, drink a few 40's and throw a couple puppies on the barby.

    August 24, 2010 at 11:48 am | Report abuse |
    • deb


      August 24, 2010 at 11:58 am | Report abuse |
    • chuck d

      now that's funny

      August 24, 2010 at 12:39 pm | Report abuse |
    • ApeHanger

      Ah, nothing like the taste of grilled German Shepherd! And for after-dinner entertainment, two pit bulls tearing each other to shreds.

      August 24, 2010 at 12:45 pm | Report abuse |
    • GeeWizz

      Don't forget shooting someone at your 30th birthday party...nothing is more fun than popping a hot cap into someone! I wonder if Vick has ever tried Visine?

      August 24, 2010 at 1:39 pm | Report abuse |

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