Roundup: Drunk Idiot Slaps Cop, Jeremy Lin's Still Not 100 Percent & Kate Upton For Good Measure

Kate Upton … it helps to boo the opposing pitcherJerry Sandusky doesn’t have to give back $900k in pension payments he’s received since 1999 … if you know someone being bullied, please do something … “Former BMX Olympian from Conroe dies in overnight crash” … freaky insect photography … a stat on divorce rates and New Jersey that may surprise you … “How the Western world is limiting free speech” … Arlen Specter has died at the age of 82 … best dog story ever! …

This is a terrific story on JJ Watt that you certainly should read. [Chronicle]

Cardinals 6, Giants 4 in Game 1 of the NLCS. [Post-Dispatch]

Jackson Jeffcoat, the Texas defensive end who could be a 1st round pick in 2013, has a torn pectoral muscle and is out for the year. [Statesman]

Yankees 0, Tigers 3. New York is now down 0-2 as the series shifts to Detroit. [Ledger]

LaMichael James: No regrets for leaving Oregon early. [Oregonian]

Really cool read on how tough it can be for college football coaches to sell their house when they take a new job. [WSJ]

The widow of the slain Bears fan who was killed in Jacksonville has received lots of support from Chicago Bears players. [Sun-Times]

D Wade talks about leaving the Jordan Brand for Li-Ning. [Sole Collector]

“Canadian women’s soccer star Christine Sinclair was handed a four-game suspension Friday for her actions after a dramatic semifinal loss to the United States at the London Olympics.” [The Province]

Luke Winn’s college hoops power rankings are usually a fun read, but he actually has Duke 8th, which is laughable. [SI]

How one of the best junior high school football players in the country has dealt with his father’s incarceration. [Star-Ledger]

Jeremy Lin’s knee is still not 100 percent. [Ultimate Rockets]

“When pressed about McGee being Denver’s big-money signing this summer, Karl got fired up. “You think that’s ever influenced me? You think I give a (darn) about what they make? You honestly think that bothers (me)? The only time it’s good to know what the players make is to demand they play like a $10 million player.” [Post]

Drunk buffoon slaps cop, gets pummeled. [via Cartmaniak]

So this weatherman calls his penis John? [via Adam]

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