Lance Armstrong. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Nike Dumps Armstrong, Who Also Steps Down At Livestrong

Nike has severed ties with cyclist Lance Armstrong, citing insurmountable evidence that he participated in doping and misled the company about those activities for more than a decade.

CBS Chicago–10/17/2012

Lance Armstrong

Nike May Have Paid $500,000 To Cover For Armstrong’s Positive Drug Tests

Nike’s decision last week to stand next to embattled cyclists Lance Armstrong was shocking, but not quite as shocking as what was reveled in a New York Daily News report today.

670 The Score–10/16/2012

Jonathan Goodwin, Mike Iupati and Alex Boone of the San Francisco 49ers. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Some NFL Players Think New Nike Jerseys Make Them Look Fat

According to reports, several NFL players have expressed displeasure that the new jerseys, now made by Nike, make them look fat.

670 The Score–10/04/2012

Lance Armstrong. (credit: Gail Oskin/Getty Images)

Nike Plans To Continue Support For Armstrong

Regardless of the fact that Lance Armstrong will soon be stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and banned from the sport for doping, Nike will stand by his side.

670 The Score–08/24/2012

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Horrible Horoscopes

Mason Johnson knows nothing about horoscopes or astrology. Seriously. When he was six, his mom thought it was funny to make him stick his head out the car window and scream, “What’s your sign?” at women walking by. That is the extent of his experience. Also, Mason is an Aquarius… ladies.


Phil Knight. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Nike Taking Paterno’s Name Off Child Care Center

The president of Nike Inc. says he has decided to change the name of the Joe Paterno Child Development Center, a child care facility at the company’s headquarters.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

A fan of the Chicago Cubs wearing a Kerry Wood #34 jersey sits next to a fan of the Chicago White Sox wearing a Jim Thome #25 jersey. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Southside Vs. Northside

A.J. Pierzynski and Ryan Dempster have made it known which side they rep.

670 The Score–06/15/2012

Derrick Rose and LeBron James

Nike Designer Apologizes For Criticizing Rose

After Derrick Rose went down Saturday with a season-ending ACL tear, one designer for Nike criticized Rose, who is under contract with Adidas, for not signing with his company.

670 The Score–04/30/2012

Julius Peppers. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Urlacher: New Tighter Jerseys Could Benefit Peppers

When the NFL unveiled its new line of jersey from Nike on Tuesday, Brian Urlacher had one thought.

670 The Score–04/04/2012

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Photos: New Bears Jerseys

Check out this full gallery detailing the Bears new jerseys!

670 The Score–04/03/2012


Photos: New Bears Uniforms

Check out the photos of the new Bears uniforms by Nike.

670 The Score–04/03/2012

Joe Paterno. (Todd Warshaw  /Allsport)

Nike CEO: ‘Joe Is My Hero’

Check out this portion of Phil Knight’s speech at Joe Paterno’s funeral.

670 The Score–01/26/2012

The latest Air Jordans, which ignited unruly behavior across the country. (CBS)

Newest Air Jordans Ignite Bad Behavior In Some Cities

The lines may have been long in Chicago, but at least the violence that erupted in some cities over the latest Air Jordans did not occur here.


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Best Workout Gear Must Haves

Are you a workout fanatic? Check out this go-to gear, great for when you sweat, that’ll make you look good too.


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

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Park District Starts New Year With Free Gym Time

CHICAGO (STMW) – If your 2011 resolutions including slimming the waistline and beefing up the wallet, then the Chicago Park District may have something to get you started: A week of free workouts at their […]


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Nike Helps Resurface Lakefront, Donates Mile Markers

CHICAGO (CBS) Sportswear giant Nike is making it easier for athletes to find their way along Chicago’s lakefront. Nike has spent $100,000 to resurface the lakefront, and as a bonus, applied a portion of that […]

WBBM Newsradio–10/23/2010

Nike will adjust ad that depicts West Virginia mine

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia University says Nike will modify the graphic in a promotional ad for a new football uniform that depicts a mountaintop removal mine.