Roundup: Kevin Love Injured While Sleeping, Bar Refaeli Rules at Instagram & a Cat Got Stuck in a Jar

Britney Spears! … oops, an editor at the NYDN thought Nick Swisher was “out of his mind” … tireless Joe Buck called an NFL then MLB game in the same dayHouston high school student shags teacher, who then gets made because he had a girlfriend … Walking Dead on AMC drew 10.9 million fans for its season opener Sunday night … Bar Refaeli is very good at InstagramRussell Crowe and his wife are getting a divorce … teenagers go missing in “xbox romance” …

Big night on TV – debate, Yankees vs. Verlander, but US vs. Guatemala in soccer, with a World Cup spot on the line, trumps them all. [SI]

Giants 7, Cardinals 1. NLCS is knotted at a game apiece. [Mercury News]

Andrea Kremer talked about being hired by the NFL Network to cover concussions. [Sherman Report]

Sunday Night Football on NBC (Green Bay at Houston) did a 12.6 overnight rating; NLCS Game 1 between the Cardinals and Giants did a 4.7 on Fox. [Twitter]

Duke’s Andre Dawkins will redshirt this year and not practice with the team as he continues to grieve the tragic loss of his sister. [News & Observer]

This will be the saddest sports-related story you read today. [Post]

TJ Simers tweaks Jim Mora. [LA Times]

Kenny Vaccaro, a Texas safety, is rising up draft charts for his potential to be a spread stopper. Good breakdown. [Rotoworld]

Kevin Love injured his elbow. In his sleep. [Star Tribune]

Hey Woody Paige, this column is nice and all, but why didn’t this come out during the season? [Denver Post]

Cat stuck in a jar. [via Hot Clicks]

Felix Baumgartner’s jump, the legos version.

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