Quarterback Marcus Vick was dismissed from Virginia Tech’s football team Friday due to “a cumulative effect of legal infractions and unsportsmanlike play,” according to a release from Tech’s athletic department.
In addition to being dismissed from the team, Vick, a Newport News Warwick High graduate, has more legal trouble to deal with later this month. He will have to appear Jan. 17 in Hampton General District Court on a misdemeanor charge of driving on a suspended license, according to court records.
I suspect that time will show that Marcus needed Beamer and VT far more than they needed him.
11 pm update
â€œItâ€™s not a big deal. Iâ€™ll just move on to the next level, babyâ€? he said when spotted at a Virginia Beach restaurant.
Asked if that meant he would enter the NFL draft, he said, â€œYeah, definitely.â€?