The Dallas Cowboys are no longer "America's Team," but are the most hated and Eagles quarterback Michael Vick has not won over a large percentage of NFL fans, according to a survey released by Public Policy Polling in Raleigh, N.C.
In trying to determine America's most popular team, the poll listed nine choices. The Packers are the favorite team of 22% of respondents, while 11% prefer the Cowboys, 8% each the Chicago Bears, New York Giants, and Pittsburgh Steelers, 7% the New Orleans Saints, 6% the New England Patriots, 4% the Washington Redskins, and 2% the New York Jets. 24% root for someone else or are not sure. The Eagles were not among the nine teams.
The Cowboys are America’s most hated team. Dallas is the least favorite team of 22%. The next challenger, the Bears (11%), followed by the Packers (8%), Pats and Redskins (7%), Steelers (6%), Giants and Jets (4%), and Saints (1%).
The survey also looked at the favorable and unfavorable ratings of nine of the top quarterbacks in the league.