Michael Vick Backs Out of Oprah Appearance
By Jillian Bowe on February 17, 2011
Philadelphia Eagles quaterback Michael Vick has decided to bow out of his guest appearance on The Oprah Winfrey Show. The controversial football star, who went to prison for his involvement in an illegal dog-fighting ring, while playing for the Atlanta Falcons, released a statement to the Philly Sports Daily.com saying:
After careful consideration, I will need to postpone the taping of the Oprah Winfrey interview scheduled for February 22. I admire and respect Oprah and hope to be able to participate in an interview in the future.