Looking at Vick by the numbers

June, 12, 2009

Posted by ESPN.com's Pat Yasinskas

The outstanding folks at ESPN Stats & Information just sent over a whole packet on Michael Vick.

Here's a look at some of the highlights of Vick's career:

VICK'S PLAYING CAREER (2001 to 2006 with Falcons)
W-L Rec: 38-28-1
Playoff W-L Rec: 2-2

  • First overall selection in 2001 NFL draft (Virginia Tech)
  • Defeated Packers 27-7 in 2002 NFC wild-card game at Lambeau Field (Packers' first-ever home playoff loss)
  • Led Falcons to 2004 NFC Championship Game (loss to Eagles)
  • Rushed for 1,039 yards in 2006 (NFL single-season record for quarterback)
  • Did not play in 2007 and '08 (suspended)
  • Released by Falcons on June 12, 2009

Most Rushing Yards By QB Since 1970 (Season)
Player Team Year Yards
Michael Vick Falcons 2006 1,039
Bobby Douglass Bears 1972 968
Randall Cunningham Eagles 1990 942
Michael Vick Falcons 2004 902
Michael Vick Falcons 2002 777


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ESPN Tampa Bay Buccaneers reporter



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