CSNPhilly reports, It arrived from Los Angeles Friday morning. A Kobe Bryant No. 24 jersey. Signed. For Michael Vick.
Written on the white numeral 2 was: “To Mike” and “Be Epic!”
Written on the white numeral 4 was Bryant’s signature and the number 24.
Bryant, who grew up in nearby Lower Merion, is apparently a big fan of Vick, who will lead the Eagles into the playoffs against the Packers Sunday at the Linc.
Big enough to overnight Vick an autographed jersey.
The jersey was draped over Vick’s chair at his locker after practice Friday and quickly became the talk of the locker room.
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“That’s from him?” defensive end Darryl Tapp said in wonder as he walked by. “That’s from Kobe?”
Vick, a huge basketball fan, attended the recent 76ers-Lakers game at the Wells-Fargo Center on Dec. 17.
Asked why he’s more of a Kobe fan than a LeBron fan, he smiled and said, “I like LeBron. But Kobe’s got five rings.”