Michael Vick to start season

Updated: August 20, 2013, 6:36 PM ET
By Phil Sheridan | ESPN.com

PHILADELPHIA -- Michael Vick will be the Eagles' starting quarterback going into the 2013 regular season.

"I think I proved I could be consistent every day and be a leader on this team," Vick said. "I'm going to take the same approach, the same mindset. I know how hard I worked over the last four months. It would be a shame if I let up. It would be selfish, to myself and my teammates."

There also is a financial significance of coach Chip Kelly's decision to make Vick, ...

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