Vick named NFC player of the week

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Michael Vick has been named the NFC player of the week. (Yong Kim / Staff Photographer)

Michael Vick will be named NFC offensive player of the week for his performance against the Colts when the awards are given out on Wednesday, the Eagles announced.

Vick previously won NFC offensive player of the month honors in September.

The quarterback, in his return from an injury-induced monthlong layoff, completed 17 of 29 passes for 218 yards and a touchdown as the Eagles bested Indianapolis, 26-24, on Sunday. He has yet to thrown an interception this season. Vick also ran 10 times for 74 yards and scored a touchdown.

The 5-3 Eagles face the 4-4 Redskins on Monday night next.

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