Originally Posted by stb_steeler
Didnt Vick sign for another year?
Yes, but it has been stated by new head coach Chip Kelly that it will be an open competition for the starting job. It doesn't hurt that Kelly was the head coach at Oregon when Dixon was there. It was part of the reason why Kelly brought him in. He's familiar with Dixon and his skill set. They also still have Nick Foles as well as long as they don't trade him away which could be possible. If they don't, the more likely scenario is that Foles beats the dog killer out than Dixon.