Vick: Time is right to beat Philly

ATLANTA - Michael Vick was milling around his locker late last week when someone asked if he could sense the season opener evolving into a game for the ages.

"I'm feeling it, man," the Atlanta quarterback said with a confident grin. "The time is now. The time is right." NFL schedulers surely had more than a sense of humor when they decided the Falcons would begin 2005 against the Philadelphia Eagles. Pitting the two teams that fought for a conference championship on the first Monday night game this year was sure to spike the Nielsen ratings. In a...

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