Gregory Thomas Waddle (Tom Waddle) is a former American football player in the National Football League (NFL).
Waddle is currently a co-host of “Waddle and Silvy” on ESPN 1000, and a football analyst for WLS-TV in Chicago.
Waddle also appears on Pro Football Weekly and NFL Network.
Waddle spent his entire six-year career with the Chicago Bears.
Waddle attended Boston College, where he was a receiver for the Boston College Eagles.
Waddle is sixth all-time in career receptions with 139, and amassed 1,956 yards and six touchdowns.
Waddle finished his collegiate career first on the school’s all-time list for receptions in a season with 70 in 1988, and is tied for first in all-time receptions in a single game with 13 against TCU in 1988.
Waddle was also a first-team All-East selection in 1988 and made appearance in the Japan Bowl and his achievements at BC resulted in his induction into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1998.
Waddle lives in Lake Forest, a city located in Lake County, Illinois, United States with his wife Cara and four daughters.
Lake Forest is along the shore of Lake Michigan, and is a part of the Chicago metropolitan area and the North Shore.