Michael Vick may or may not be back in Philadelphia next season (probably not), but he can revel in the good news that he’s no longer America’s most hated athlete as he contemplates his future.
Vick can thank Lance Armstrong for that whole beating cancer but then lying about doping thing and winning those bike races and ruining other lives thing. And he can thank Manti Te’o for being in love with a dude posing online as a girl and then playing up the fictional romance to the media. Or Alex Rodriguez for…being Alex Rodriguez. In fact, Vick wasn’t even America’s most hated quarterback. Jay Cutler holds that distinction.
Here’s the Forbes breakdown if Vick:
Quarterback, Philadelphia Eagles
See Metta World Peace – reputations take a while to come back. At least Vick is moving steadily down the list from the top spot he used to occupy.