Michael Vick suffered career lows last season in yards per carry and rushing yards per game. At 32, it's fair to say that the quarterback's explosiveness on the ground is not what it once was.
Just don't tell that to LeSean McCoy.
Vick just beat Shady in a 40 yard race. @mikevickâ Colt Anderson (@AndersonColt) May 2, 2013
McCoy said earlier this offseason that practices with coach Chip Kelly were like a "freaking track meet." That appears to be paying off for Vick, who still can beat a running back eight years younger than him.
Beat him by a few yards too lol #SpeedKILLSâ Mike Vick (@MikeVick) May 2, 2013
UPDATE: It's on! The Twitter war between Vick and McCoy has begun. McCoy started off semi-graciously, tweeting: "Top 3 fastest man on the TEAM @mikevick," but 30 minutes later his competitive nature returned and the light-hearted sparring began:
@cutondime25 We'd be more than happy to help set up an official rematch!â NFL (@nfl) May 2, 2013
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@nfl lol also make sure it's FAIR .... My brother a cheater hahaâ Lesean McCoy (@CutonDime25) May 2, 2013