Upon signing with the Jets, Michael Vick wrote a letter to Eagles fans (published on Philly.com), saying in part:
I would like to thank the Eagles and the entire city of Philadelphia. I was honored to be their quarterback and took the privilege to heart every day. I especially want to thank Jeffrey Lurie and Andy Reid, who gave me the opportunity. I want to thank my teammates, who were not just coworkers, but friends. I also want to thank the millions of fans who cheered and supported our team.
Meanwhile, his asshole brother: