Michael Vick is the troubled, former quarterback of the Atlanta Falcons of the NFL, and a former All-American at Virginia Tech. The man...
19 Stars Who Have Spent Time in the Slammer (One for 3 Whole Hours!)
Jail. Prison. The clink. The slammer. Lockup. The brig.
Up the river. The pen. The pound. The black hole.
14 Scandals That Made Us Ashamed to Be Sports Fans
This has been the worst PR week in the history of the National Football League.
Star Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has basically admitted to child abuse. Ray Rice knocked out then-fianee Janay Palmer with a punch, shedding light on other domestic violence cases in the NFL and the league's lax policy when it comes to alleged offenders.
Marcus Vick Puts Bounty on Riley Cooper Over Racist Comment
Philadelphia Eagles receiver Riley Cooper has become public enemy #1 since a video surfaced of him using the N-word at a Kenny Chesney concert.
Cooper, who is white, apologized and was fined by the team. He later held a news conference at the team's headquarters where he apologized at length.
Michael Vick: Prison Changed Me for the Better
Michael Vick knows he may never change some people's minds - heck, the guy still receives death threats - but he called in to TMZ yesterday and sounded quite sincere:
The ex-convict of a quarterback says he's a changed man.
Michael Vick Death Threats Cancel Book Tour
NFL star Michael Vick says he won't be bullied by a spate of recent death threats, but he has canceled his upcoming book tour in the wake of them.
ASPCA Blasts Michael Vick for Possible Dog Adoption
Michael Vick appeared on Pies Morgan Tonight yesterday and said he'd be interesting in adopting a new puppy for his children, telling the host:
"I can't take that dream away from them. That's selfish on my behalf."
Michael Vick, Kris Humphries, Tiger Woods Lead List of Most Hated Athletes
America can be forgiving for many things, but Michael Vick still has a ways to go. He remains the most hated athlete in America, according to a Forbes poll.
Vick clocked in with an usually high awareness rate of 42 percent, meaning he’s well-known in America even among non-NFL fans ... but not in a good way.
Michael Vick Nude Photo: Shopped Around By Some Shameless Chick!
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick may soon be caught up in a naked photo scandal, if a woman trying to hawk a “full frontal” picture of him has her way.
According to reports, the unnamed female is shopping around a pic of Michael Vick naked to various media outlets in an attempt to secure a big payday. Wonderful.
Chris Brown Commentary: Be Like Mike
Following Chris Brown's recent rampage in New York, there are fans that still take the side of this singer, typically using three defenses:
The first argument is ridiculous. Brown did not push Rihanna, nor did he strike her just once. Have you seen the photos following the attack? Brown pummeled his then-girlfriend. He gave her a fat lip and a black eye. You can stand atop your high horses all you'd like, but, no, not all "mistakes" are equal.
Michael Vick Calls Audible, Bails on Oprah
Michael Vick just called time out on his interview ever with Oprah Winfrey that was set to air next week. The abrupt cancellation was not explained.
"Michael Vick was scheduled to be a guest on The Oprah Winfrey Show for an episode airing next Thursday," said a spokesman for Harpo Productions.
Michael Vick to Sit Down With Oprah
Michael Vick, who fell from grace as an NFL star and landed in a federal prison for dogfighting, only to reemerge as a star years later, is coming to Oprah.
The talk show queen's interview with Philadelphia Eagles quarterback is set to air on Thursday. Oprah Winfrey will also do an extensive feature on Vick.
Tucker Carlson on Michael Vick: Execute Him!
Many football fans, including President Barack Obama, are happy about Michael Vick getting a second chance from the Philadelphia Eagles.
Fox News' Tucker Carlson is not one of those people.
Michael Vick Loves Animals, Seeks Pet Dog
Convicted dogfighting kingpin and re-emerging NFL superstar Michael Vick says he loves animals and would even love to get another dog again someday.
After a stint in federal prison, the transformed Philadelphia Eagles quarterback says in a new interview, “I would love to have another dog in the future."
Michael Vick: Top Dog Again!
The Philadelphia Eagles are starting Michael Vick at quarterback again this week. That warranted a borderline offensive headline from a local newspaper.
In case you had forgotten that Vick did time in prison for bankrolling and running a dogfighting ring, Philly's Daily News is here to remind you. Subtly.
Michael Vick Given Award For Courage
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick, who joined the team after serving 18 months in federal prison for his role in a dogfighting ring, has won an award.
Not for his performance on the field, where he's thrown one TD pass and run for two more in a reserve role. Vick has won the team's Ed Block Courage Award.
Michael Vick to Star in New Reality Show
He's free of the big house. Now Michael Vick wants to get out of doghouse.
Sorry, but it's true. In an attempt to remake is image, the NFL star and dogfighting kingpin is taking to reality TV, with a show beginning early next year.
Michael Vick to Students: Dogfighting Sucks!
Speaking to a group of Philadelphia high school students, Michael Vick warned against the danger of peer pressure and offered himself as a cautionary tale.
The Philadelphia Eagles quarterback, who served two years in federal prison for running a dogfighting ring, addressed a rapt audience of 200 freshmen on their first day at Nueva Esperanza Academy, a North Philadelphia charter school.
Animal-Loving Stars Weigh in on Michael Vick
Heather Mills may be a renowned digger of gold and an all-around painful individual, but she didn't make terrible points about embattled football star Michael Vick at the Celebrity Catwalk event benefiting National Animal Rescue last night.
At the charity fundraiser in Hollywood, in which the animal lover was honored, she and other stars were asked about Vick and his return to the NFL.
Alec Baldwin Defends Michael Vick
Alec Baldwin is known for uttering hilarious 30 Rock quotes. But on a more serious note, the actor writes on the Huffington Post about a topic that he takes very seriously - animal rights. Specifically, as they pertain to Michael Vick.
In a 60 minutes interview and a written apology this week, the football star-turned-dogfighting kingpin has begun the process of rehabbing his image.
Michael Vick Apology: "What I Did Was Horrendous"
Michael Vick wants you to feel sorry. Not for him. For the dogs.
That's the disgraced quarterback's stated purpose, at least.
Michael Vick Makes No Excuses on 60 Minutes
Disgraced NFL star Michael Vick spoke to 60 Minutes last night in his first interview since he admitted to participating in and bankrolling an illegal dogfighting ring, resulting in a just-completed prison term and a suspension from pro football.
Vick, who was recently reinstated by the NFL and signed a two-year deal with the Philadelphia Eagles, said his piece under tough questioning on 60 Minutes.
Michael Vick Reinstated By NFL
A window of opportunity for Michael Vick to return to the NFL is open.
Whether any team is willing to employ Michael Vick is another matter.
Hide Your Pets: Michael Vick Let Out of Prison
Former NFL star and convicted dog-fighter Michael Vick is officially out of federal prison after 19 months. He was released several months early and will now take up a job doing construction work until his sentence is completed this summer.
In his work-release program, Vick will work at WM Jordan Construction near his home in Virginia. He will remain under federal surveillance while earning $10 an hour.