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Tens of thousands object to Michael Vick's induction into the Virginia Tech Sports Hall of Fame

Tens of thousands object to Michael Vick's induction into the Virginia Tech Sports Hall of Fame

Michael Vick is not the most popular former Hokie out there. And soon he will not be the most popular person to be inducted into the Virginia Tech Sports Hall of Fame.

Less than two weeks after the college announced its intention to include the recently retired NFL quarterback as one of five 2017 recipients of the honor, two online petitions have gathered a total of more than 93,000 signatures opposing the move.

In addition, the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine — which names Virginia Tech as one of its two parent universities — released a statement from Dean Cyril R. Clarke...

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