Michael Vick Lands First Endorsement Deal

He'll pitch for equipment company Unequal Technologies
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 26, 2011 3:46 PM CST
Michael Vick Lands First Endorsement Deal
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick addresses the media on Jan. 10.   (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Big milestone in Michael Vick's comeback: He's landed his first national endorsement deal since the dog-fighting scandal that landed him in jail. The Eagles quarterback will be the spokesman for Unequal Technologies, a maker of sporting equipment—including the rib protection he wore this season, notes Yahoo Sports. The company says it's a "sizable" deal but didn't disclose details. To read about Vick's stellar year on the football field, click here.
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