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techrecruit1
07-19-2007, 04:38 PM
Nike suspends release of Vick's new shoe - That's gotta suck (woof woof Vicky)

gtexan02
07-19-2007, 04:42 PM
http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601079&sid=a5v.zKfkhCKY&refer=home

Second Honeymoon
07-19-2007, 04:50 PM
yeah he will put out his own line of shoes made of dog leather.

soon i hear you may be able to get a Michael Vick license plate made by Michael Vick HIMSELF. put a Nike swoosh on it and everyone's happy.

real
07-19-2007, 04:54 PM
soon i hear you may be able to get a Michael Vick license plate made by Michael Vick HIMSELF. put a Nike swoosh on it and everyone's happy.

You are by far the funniest poster IMHO...

LMAO...

Silver Oak
07-19-2007, 04:56 PM
Will this hurt him financially? I wonder if somehow sales were tied into his contract?

It would probably be just a drop in the bucket, but if it hurt him any at all, that would be a good thing IMO.

Blazing Arrow
07-19-2007, 05:36 PM
You would think with the way Nike explotes children in other countries to produce there shoes Vick would be a solid spokesman :hmmm:

Second Honeymoon
07-19-2007, 05:58 PM
You would think with the way Nike explotes children in other countries to produce there shoes Vick would be a solid spokesman :hmmm:

sad but true

Double Barrel
07-19-2007, 06:52 PM
You would think with the way Nike explotes children in other countries to produce there shoes Vick would be a solid spokesman :hmmm:

yeah, imagine that. They finally decide to have some standards.

Runner
07-19-2007, 07:43 PM
soon i hear you may be able to get a Michael Vick license plate made by Michael Vick HIMSELF. put a Nike swoosh on it and everyone's happy.

The Mike Vick line of tin bibelots. That has potential.

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yeah, imagine that. They finally decide to have some standards.

Back on topic. Nike was a little slow, but they knew they would be catching a lot of heat, such as:

http://msn.foxsports.com/nfl/story/7038442

brakos82
07-19-2007, 07:48 PM
:tease:

techrecruit1
07-20-2007, 12:49 PM
Sony didn't really have a choice of "Is this the right thing to do".
PETA and sharpton among a dozen other groups were all over this from the get go.