Black Teens Name Michael Vick As Favorite NFL Player In Recent Survey

THE KIDS TODAY JUST DON’T GET THE CREDIT THEY DESERVE NOIS blog today points out a recent survey from research company TRU that asked black teens who their favorite athlete was.

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In the results, Michael Vick was named by black teens as their favorite NFL player, and in overall popularity, Vick ranked ahead of Tiger Woods, Alex Rodriguez, Derek Jeter, Reggie Bush, Peyton Manning and Tim Duncan.Again, the survey was given AFTER Vick admitted to abusing dogs. The TRU number-crunchers then opine on the results: “Another explanation for Vick’s relative popularity among black teens lies in the fact that survey data show that significantly fewer African-American teens pass judgment on star athletes under suspicion of wrongdoing.

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If that wasn’t the case, Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson would be cardboard camping under a freeway somewhere in the South Bronx.