Perhaps the best quote of the college football preseason belongs to speedy Florida WR Chris Rainey: “I guess we got rid of the prima donnas — all the selfish cats. That’s probably it right there. Guys who were worried about themselves or worried about trying to get to the NFL.” Who was Rainey talking about? Nine Gators were taken in April’s Draft: CB Joe Haden, C Maurkice Pouncey, QB Tim Tebow, DE Jermaine Cunningham, DE Carlos Dunlap, LB Brandon Spikes, S Major Wright, TE Aaron Hernandez and WR Riley Cooper. It’s gotta be Tebow, right? [Miami Herald]
Jim Weber was permanently banned from Twitter for posting GIFs of Olympic footage.
Nick Diaz was reportedly involved in a huge brawl Wednesday morning at a Las Vegas nightclub.
Bryan Stork is considering retirement after the Patriots traded him to Washington on Wednesday.
The Chargers have mangled negotiations with Joey Bosa and it’s their fault things have gotten this bad.
Lots of draft intrigue when it comes to which direction to take our fictional media empires.
Geoff Cameron now the only American born and reared outfield player in a Top 4 European league.