Roundup: Notre Dame Loses Three Recruits, Hawks Improve to 5-0 & Man Catches 14-Foot Alligator

Cheryl Cole … detention for farting? … man catches 14-foot alligator in Florida … they’re getting crafty with pot around the border … Katy Perry says she wanted a breast reduction … 50 reasons to be happy you live in New York … some alleged details about why Demi Lovato ended up in ‘treatment’ … be careful buying caffeine over the internet … this In-and-Out is expensive … bank robber leaves wallet behind … the reader who sent this said you might cry, so don’t watch it … Jessica Lowndes from 90210 in FHM … alcohol is more dangerous than crack? … the 20 worst foods in America … 10-year-old gives birth?! … same-sex couple on Israel’s DWTS …

Local columnist defends Trey Wingo after the Sportscenter host is ripped for calling Tampa Bay Bucs coach “Radio Raheem.” [Joe Bucs Fan]

So what’s going on with ESPN 3D? [TV B Europe via Fang’s Bites]

In Tennessee, not everyone is optimistic about the Randy Moss-Titans marriage. [Tennessean]

Sammy Sosa on his former teammate who is selling his corked bat: “If he needed the money, he should have just asked.” [Chicago Trib]

Ken Rosenthal says expanding the MLB postseason isn’t the answer – but shortening the regular season could be. [Fox Sports]

Prediction: When the Texans miss the playoffs (again), Gary Kubiak will be canned. [Chronicle]

Notre Dame has lost three recruits in the last month, two of which they’ll miss a lot. [Sun-Times]

Very good NFL schedule Sunday is highlighted by … Chiefs-Raiders? [WSJ]

On McNabb: Loyalty? Pfft. [Wash Post]

The Atlanta Hawks are 5-0! The Pistons are 0-5. Detroit is downtrodden. [AJC]

Comparing Jay Cutler to Jeff George. [ESPN]

The Magic made 15 three-pointers and won by 42. They beat the joke of a team David Kahn assembled, although, in his defense, Beasley and Flynn didn’t play. [Sentinel]

Here’s a sorority girl crying over South Carolina’s loss to Kentucky. [via KSR]

Donovan McNabb is an escape goat, says ESPN’s Antonio Pierce. [via NESW Blogs]

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