After trying on the #8 I decided that it's not the right fit for me. I'll be going with the #1 officially. Thank You #JetsNation- Mike Vick (@MikeVick) May 2, 2014
This came one day after the Jets made it "official," announcing Vick would wear No. 8. He apparently didn't think eight was good enough. His beloved No. 7, of course, is worn by Geno Smith.
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