When did Vick become a nonstory?

Months after his return to the NFL, we seldom hear about the Eagles' backup QB

Updated: November 22, 2009, 3:34 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

CHICAGO -- Newsweek recently published a retrospective list of the top overblown fears of the past decade. It was a funny trip down memory lane. Remember Y2K? That was the top fear of the decade, fittingly enough.

Although the nonexistent computer meltdown (which was actually the deus ex machina for one of my favorite movies, "Office Space") had no effect, No. 2 on the list did: shoe bombs.

An incompetent would-be terrorist, Richard Reid, sneaked a homemade bomb in ...

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