Max Dible

University of Iowa, Iowa State University
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii


Max Dible is a sports journalist covering the NFL, NBA and MLB for His areas of focus include Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings, Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns and Golden State Warriors.

He covered local and statewide news as a reporter for West Hawaii Today and served as news director for and Pacific Media Group's family of Big Island radio stations before joining Heavy.

He has won state, regional and national honors for news reporting, long-form feature writing and sports column work, including Best Sports Columnist 2017 as awarded by the Iowa Newspaper Association.


Max Dible holds a bachelor of arts in communication and media studies from the University of Iowa, where he covered the Hawkeye football team for two years for

He also earned a bachelor of arts in journalism from Iowa State University, where he covered men's football and basketball for the Iowa State Daily.

Latest Articles From Max Dible

  • Browns Star Gifts RB Nick Chubb Expensive Homecoming Present

    There doesn't appear to be any animosity between the Cleveland Browns star playmakers — quite the opposite, in fact.

  • Falcons Face Likely Discipline After Kirk Cousins Tampering Allegations: Report

  • Poles Took Issue With Misperception of QB Caleb Williams Voiced by Bears Star

  • Rivals Report Vikings Actively Seeking Trade, Narrow Targets to 2 QBs

  • Browns Warned to Avoid Champion DT, One of ‘Strongest Players’ in NFL Draft

  • NFL Draft Riser, Defensive ‘Engine’ Emerges as Possible Bears Target at No. 9

    Chicago Bears head coach Matt Eberflus has spoken for two years of a difference-maker who will transform the defense. The franchise may finally secure that player in next weekend's NFL draft. 

  • Bears Warned Against Drafting ‘Stud’ Offensive Tackle in 1st Round

  • Vikings Urged to Pass on 50-TD Superstar Who May Fall to Them in NFL Draft

  • Steph Curry Hit Draymond Green With Potent 3-Word Message After Warriors Eliminated

  • Quay Walker Returns to Social Media With Odd Request for Green Bay Residents

  • Caleb Williams ‘Built Different’ Than Prior No. 1 QB, Can Overcome Shared Flaw

    The Chicago Bears are poised to select QB Caleb Williams with the No. 1 overall pick but as good as he is, he has one potentially fatal flaw. 

  • Browns Add Former Seahawks 1st-Round Tackle to Offensive Line

  • Packers Trade Pitch Nets Top-15 Selection from AFC Squad for Price of 2 Picks

  • Bears Trade Pitch Flips No. 9 for 1st & 2nd-Round Picks, $12.5 Million Edge

  • Vikings Trade Pitch Swaps Justin Jefferson, 1st-Rounder for Chance at Elite QB

  • Vikings Could Field Most ‘Gifted’ NFL Offense by Adding Former Super Bowl MVP

  • Jets’ Sauce Gardner Shares Disbelief Over Bears’ Draft Capital in Since-Deleted Post

  • Vikings Expected to Pick Up $16 Million Option on Former 1st-Round Pick

  • Browns Predicted to Hold Onto Starting Defender for $13 Million

  • Jimmy Butler Says Status Uncertain for Heat’s Elimination Game as MRI Looms

    There are few players in the NBA tougher than Jimmy Butler of the Miami Heat, which he displayed again during the Play-In Tournament against the Philadelphia 76ers. 

  • Vikings Predicted to Nix Trade Talks, Draft Elite CB & 45-TD QB in 1st Round

  • NFL Insider Predicts Bears Flip 9th Pick, Draft ‘Stud’ OT and Net 2nd-Rounder

  • Klay Thompson’s Actions After Play-In Loss Hint Time With Warriors May Be Spent

  • Prospect With QB Comp to Kirk Cousins Dubbed ‘Good Fit’ for Vikings

  • ‘Most Underpaid’ Browns Player Likely to Cash In After Pro Bowl Year

    The Cleveland Browns haven't shied away from spending to build a playoff roster, which makes the players they have on value deals that much more crucial to success. 

  • Packers’ $18 Million All-Pro Named One of ‘Worst’ Signings of Free Agency

  • Bears Projected to Trade Back With Rival, Still Draft Star WR Prospect

  • Vikings Predicted to Draft 2 Top QB Prospects Via Trades With Bears, Patriots

  • Bears’ $24 Million Pro Bowler Dubbed Among ‘Worst’ Signings of Offseason

  • Vikings Floated as Landing Spot for 3-Time MVP if They Miss Out on QB in Draft

    It might feel like landing a franchise QB in this year's NFL draft is an all-or-nothing set of circumstances for the Minnesota Vikings, though that isn't necessarily true.