1. Payday

    Michael Vick Signs $100M Deal

    Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick throws a pass during a mini camp practice in Flowery Branch, Ga., Saturday, May 12, 2007 in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

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    Well, if you weren’t sure before, it seems as though Michael Vick has been forgiven for his mistakes. Vick, who just two years ago was in prison for his involvement with a dog-fighting ring, has signed a six-year, $100 million contract with the Philadelphia Eagles, with a $40 million guarantee. Vick was originally going to play this season as the Eagles’ designated franchise player, making just under $16 million; now he will earn $16.7 million for this season alone. He may now be with the Eagles through the 2016 season.

    Read it at Sports Illustrated