Author Calls Ditka 'A Dolt, A Bully, A Thug, A Moron, An Ass & A Fool'In his blog, Pearlman posted a response to Ditka's message.
Jarret Payton Holds No Grudge Against Pearlman Jarret Payton, the son of Chicago Bears great, Walter Payton, just wants his dad to be remember for who he really was.
McMichael Not Happy About New Payton Book Add Steve 'Mongo' McMichael to the list of people who aren't exactly thrilled with author Jeff Pearlman's new book detailing the not-so-glamorous details of Walter Payton's life.
Longtime Agent Of Payton Threatens Legal Action Over New Book The backlash of Jeff Pearlman's soon-to-be published book entitled "Sweetness: The Enigmatic Life of Walter Payton," continued after Payton's longtime agent, Bud Holmes threatened legal action against Pearlman.
Pearlman Defends Writing Payton BookSince an excerpt of Jeff Pearlman's new book, "Sweetness: The Enigmatic Life of Walter Payton," was published in Sports Illustrated Wednesday, the author has come under fire for writing details many believe are no one's business.
Bernstein: Don't Fear Facts Of Payton's LifeIt’s not a biographer’s job to make you feel good. Apparently, author Jeff Pearlman has succeeded in angering a sizable number of naïve Chicagoans and Bears fans, based on early response to his new book.
New Book Alleges Walter Payton Was Suicidal, Used DrugsA revealing new book accuses former Bears running back Walter Payton of using drugs, cheating on his wife and being suicidal.

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