Jeff Dickerson

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, SportsCenter, NFL Live and Outside the Lines.

In 2014, Dickerson joined the ESPN Radio national network where he hosts Dickerson and Hood on Saturdays from 7-11 p.m. ET. Dickerson is also a prominent weekday fill-in host, making regular appearances on The Dan Le Batard Show, The Sedano Show, The Right Time with Bomani Jones, and The Freddie Coleman Show. Dickerson produces a weekly national commentary for ESPN Radio entitled The Sports Beat.

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 Dickerson spent six years as’s Chicago Bears beat writer before transitioning to in April 2015. Additionally, Dickerson has covered the Bears for ABC Television in Chicago (WLS) since 2009.

Dickerson is a graduate of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.