Reports: Vick to Plead Guilty

ATLANTA — Embattled Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick will plead guilty to dogfighting charges, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported.

“Mr. Vick has agreed to enter a plea of guilty to those charges and to accept full responsibility for his actions and the mistakes he has made,” Vick’s attorney, Billy Martin, said in a statement, according to several media outlets. “Michael wishes to apologize again to everyone who has been hurt by this matter.”

It was not immediately clear how long Vick would spend in prison. Various media speculated how long the prison term might be.

Vick is slated to plead guilty Monday, Aug. 27.

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