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Life after football hits some NFL players harder than others.Michael Vick, Steve Smith and Justin Forsett are adjusting to their post-NFL careers in different ways.Vick, the dynamic four-time Pro Bowl quarterback who was honored with a retirement ceremony by the Atlanta Falcons last week, isn't hanging up the cleats just yet. He signed with the American Flag Football League as both a player and adviser for the 7-on-7 organization that debuts in 2018. He's planning to play in a demonstration game Tuesday at Avaya Stadium in San Jose, California."I think it's great being a retired NFL player (and having) another outlet, to have a chance to go play football and be competitive," Vick told The Associated Press. "It's flag. I don't have to worry about getting Ben Roethlisberger Jerseys hit. I Ryan Shazier Jerseys don't have to worry about serious injuries. I can just throw the football. I don't have to really run around. You can just sit back (in the pocket), make reads, and have fun throwing touchdowns. That's the way we played in the backyard, growing up."The AFFL's plan is to field eight league-owned teams in 2018."The league eliminates the traditional physical limitations of tackle football, creating a platform for players who have elite athletic ability and speed, regardless of their size," said AFFL founder Jeffrey Lewis.Vick, who turns 37 next month, last played in the NFL with Pittsburgh in 2015. He led the Steelers to a 2-1 record in three starts filling in for Ben Roethlisberger."I'm satisfied Heath Miller Jerseys with my career and what I've been able to do," Vick said. "I was hurt the last couple years of my career, but I never told anybody. I just went about my business as a professional and took care Le'Veon Bell Jerseys of (ankle surgery) once my career ended. I can still play, no doubt about it. If I dedicated myself to four months of training with the health of my ankle now, then I would be able to play. Probably still at a high level."But if a team loses its starting quarterback in training camp, Vick probably wouldn't have his agent make a call."Given an opportunity to go through the proper regimen, that's OTAs and offseason strength and conditioning, that's when you get acclimated," he said. "If that was to happen, or could happen, maybe I would consider, but without those circumstances and those caveats, I wouldn't do it."Forsett is three Troy Polamalu Jerseys years removed from his best season.