Football Fans Vote Against Michael Vick

Published by PETA.

PETA supporters have spoken, and they don’t want Michael Vick on the cover of Madden NFL 2012. In the final round of ESPN’s video-game cover contest, Vick lost out to the Cleveland Browns’ Peyton Hillis

Hillis’ win is a victory for everyone who didn’t want to send the message to the millions of children playing the game that someone who has fought dogs is acceptable cover material.

A suspected victim of dogfighting whom PETA staffers were able to rescue with the help of local law enforcement officials.

To continue taking a stand against dogfighting, please contact the Android marketing team and ask it to stop offering the cruel Dog Wars app

Written by Michelle Sherrow

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