NFL Nation Reporter: Chicago Bears
Jeff Dickerson joined ESPN in May 2001 and is the Chicago Bears reporter for ESPN’s NFL Nation. Dickerson’s NFL coverage is seen, heard and read across nearly all of the company’s multimedia platforms, including ESPN.com, SportsCenter, NFL Live and Outside the Lines.
In 2014, Dickerson joined the ESPN Radio national network where he hosts Dickerson and Hood on Saturdays and Sundays when football season ends. Dickerson is also a prominent weekday fill-in host, making regular appearances on national shows throughout the ESPN Radio lineup.
Dickerson began his career at ESPN as a talk-show host/reporter/SportsCenter anchor at ESPN Radio 1000 in Chicago. He expanded to the digital side in the spring of 2009 with the launch of ESPNChicago.com. Dickerson spent six years as ESPNChicago.com’s Chicago Bears beat writer before transitioning to ESPN.com in April 2015.
Additionally, Dickerson covers the Bears for ABC-7 Television in Chicago (WLS) where he reports from home/road games and practices. Dickerson is also the television game-analyst for the Loyola Ramblers men’s basketball team.
Dickerson is a graduate of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. He currently resides in Vernon Hills, Illinois with his wife, Caitlin, and their son, Parker.