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Friday, August 14, 2009 - 10:39am

Michael Vick Returns to NFL, Joins Philadelphia

Updated: 5 years ago.
Vick, pictured here with the Atlanta Falcons, is set to join the Philadelphia Eagles. (photo by Keith Allison)

Michael Vick is back in the NFL. He landed a job with the Philadelphia Eagles.

Vick has not played in the NFL since 2006 when he was arrested on dog fighting charges.

Vick was convicted in August 2007 and sentenced to 23 months in federal prison.

The NFL had indefinitely suspended him.

At the time of his arrest, he was the quarterback for the Atlanta Falcons.