Michael Vick

Tiger Woods celebrates after his birdie putt on the 18th hole to win the Chevron World Challenge at Sherwood Country Club on December 4, 2011 in Thousand Oaks, California. Woods finished at 10 under par to beat Zach Johnson by one stroke. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

America’s Most-Disliked Athletes

Check out this list of the most-disliked Athletes in America.

670 The Score–02/08/2012

Chris Bosh, LeBron James and Dwyane Wade talk strategy during their game against the Dallas Mavericks. (Photo by Layne Murdoch/Getty Images)

Muller: 2011 — The Year of The Paper Champion

2011 was the year of the “paper champion” in professional sports, and I have to admit, I have enjoyed watching every moment of each collapse.

CBS Chicago–12/03/2011

Jay Cutler

Thayer: No Trap Game For Bears

This weekend’s matchup between the Bears and the Chargers could be categorized as the tale of two teams heading in drastically different directions.

670 The Score–11/18/2011

LeSean McCoy of the Philadelphia Eagles evades Charles Tillman.  (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Holmes: Bears Defensive Switch Up Proves Effective

The Bears mixed coverages and looks to confuse Michael Vick, but the biggest change was how physical the cornerbacks were allowed to be.

CBS Chicago–11/08/2011

Michael Vick

Cutler, Vick Voted Most Disliked Player In The NFL

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler and Eagles quarterback Michael Vick weren’t just trying to edge it out on the field in last night’s game.

670 The Score–11/08/2011

Quarterback Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears looks to pass against the Philadelphia Eagles during the first quarter of the game at Lincoln Financial Field on November 7, 2011 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Bears Overcome Forte Fumbles In 30-24 Win

Matt Forte bounced back from two costly turnovers and Jay Cutler rallied the resilient Bears to a 30-24 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday night. The surging Bears move to 5-3.


Michael Vick

Biggs: Vick and Co. Represent Daunting Task

Leading charge for the Eagles is the versatile Michael Vick, who’s legs are just as much a threat as his arms. Add to that mix an explosive group of wide receivers and a running back rushing for over five yards per carry, and the Bears have a tantalizing challenge.

670 The Score–11/07/2011

Michael Vick (Getty)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears At Eagles

Another big game for the Bears as they travel to take on Philadelphia tonight. If the Bears can find a way to win, they put themselves in a great spot to continue the playoff race. A loss with a rested Detroit coming in next week makes things more difficult. Here are the matchups I’m looking at:

670 The Score–11/07/2011

Michael Vick

Bowen: Bears Need To Contain Vick

When the Bears take on the Eagles on Monday night, they will need to rush with containment if they plan to have success against Vick.

670 The Score–11/01/2011

Lovie Smith.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Smith, Bears Not Backing Down From Eagles

The Eagles completed one of the most expensive free agencies in NFL history before the start of the 2011 season, but their high-profile makeup isn’t scaring Lovie Smith as the Bears prepare to return from their bye week.

WBBM Newsradio–10/31/2011

Michael Vick

Vick Unhappy With the Hits…Be Glad You’re in Philly

Michael Vick was less than thrilled with the beating he took against the New York Giants. He went after the refs following the loss and made it clear that he gets hit almost every single […]

670 The Score–09/26/2011

Michael Vick

Charch: Week 2 Fantasy Football Rankings

Paul Charchian’s complete Week 3 position rankings for fantasy football.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2011

Spider-Man and Michael Vick. (Left photo by Peter Tangen/Columbia Pictures via Getty Images, Right photo by Jeff Curry)

Holmes: Superhero Football Team, Part III

In this imaginary world, I wanted to try to resemble how an NFL team would pick starters. You may agree, you may not. Either way, have a little fun and tweak my list or create your own.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2011

Michael Vick

AP: Eagles Give Vick $100 Million Deal

Vick and the Philadelphia Eagles agreed on a six-year contract on Monday that again makes the Pro Bowl quarterback one of the highest-paid players in the NFL.

CBS Chicago–08/30/2011

Michael Vick

Muller: ESPN’s Vick Article Is Wrong On So Many Levels

ESPN – the self-proclaimed “worldwide leader in sports” – has stooped to a level lower than I could have ever imagined.

CBS Chicago–08/27/2011

Michael Vick

Eagles’ Vick Re-Signs With Nike

Nike re-signed Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick to an endorsement deal Friday, nearly four years after dropping him amid his legal troubles.

CBS Chicago–07/01/2011

LeBron James at the podium after Sunday night's loss. (Photo by Ray Amati/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hoge: LeBron Among Most Foolish Athletes Ever

LeBron James latest decision to attack his critics’ “personal problems” officially supplants him among some of the most foolish athletes of all time.

670 The Score–06/13/2011

Terrelle Pryor

Muller: Pryor Couldn’t Get Out Of His Own Way At Ohio State

Everyone has a defining moment in life. You don’t know when it is going to happen to you, but you know that somehow…someday….someway…it WILL happen.

CBS Chicago–06/08/2011

Plaxico Burress

Burress Released From Jail After 20 Months

Former New York Giants receiver Plaxico Burress was locked up for 20 months for illegally carrying and firing a gun at a Manhattan nightclub.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2011

Julius Peppers and Michael Vick

Animal Group Buys Former Vick Dogfighting Compound

An animal rights group bought NFL star Michael Vick’s former dogfighting compound on Friday and plans to turn it into a rehabilitation center for chained and penned dogs.