Roundup: 12-Foot Alligator Caught in Hilton Head; Two Buffalo Bills Were Drag Racing & WGN Radio Loses the Cubs

alyssa arceAlyssa Arce … look at this 1,000 pound, 12-foot long alligator caught in Hilton Head … two 12-year old girls stab friend, blame it on fictional internet character Slenderman … look at these giant rats in Florida … three high school football players in Georgia arrested for prom gang rape … Adrian Brody’s girlfriend Lara Leito has great choice in swimsuits … want $1 real estate in Chicago? … wedding party of 22 poses on dock, and then 21 of them fall into the water … “Topless Sports Illustrated Cover Recreated With Curvy Models” … man calls 911 on his wife for ‘throwing out his beer‘ … earthquakes in LA are increasing, but scientists have no clue what that means … girl recalls what it was like to get shot in the leg by psycho Elliot Rodger … wild video of judge and public defender arguing in court and then going outside and fighting … political blogger Andrew Sullivan returns to Washington! … model takes bath in ramen noodles … if SEC media days are your thing, then here’s the schedule … sounds like the Houston Police department has some staffing issues … furloughs are hitting the OC Register … “Blue Angels pilots kept pornography in the cockpits of their jets and even painted a giant phallus on the roof of a trailer” …

Horrible look: Texas fires football academic advisor three weeks after the Longhorns went “undefeated in the classroom for the 1st time in school history.” [Bevo Beat]

WGN radio has lost the Chicago Cubs. The two had been partners since 1925. [Robert Feder]

Marcell Dareus is having a terrible offseason, but now the word is that he was drag racing teammate Jerry Hughes? Oh boy. [Buffalo News]

Very long, but worth your time: The Oral History of Tim Duncan. [Spurs Nation]

Oregon QB Marcus Mariota – the possible No. 1 pick in the 2015 draft – is also a good pool player. [Oregonian]

Jon Singleton played in his first MLB game last night, and naturally, homered for the Astros. [Chronicle]

Bowl games rule! “Nebraska’s athletics department sold just 1,748 Gator Bowl tickets at a loss of nearly $800,000.” [Gazette]

Bill Clinton’s anger over the 2022 World Cup decision triggered the hiring of private detectives to look into how Qatar stole the Cup. [Telegraph]

Growing up in US Soccer’s Dark Ages. [The Cauldron]

Edmonton Oilers captain Andrew Ference to march in the Edmonton Pride Parade. [Journal]

“An Underage Sex Scandal Leads to Fort Lauderdale’s Swimming Hall of Fame.” [New Times News]

The Titans have had a horrible run of QB play since 2007. [Tennessean]

The NCAA’s chief operating officer – basically, Mark Emmert’s No. 2 – will be leaving in a couple months. [Yahoo Sports]

Hercules. Out in July. I can’t tell from this trailer if I like it or not. But definitely intrigued.

This is absurd: A State Championship was won on a walk-off strikeout when the batter actually ran all the way around the bases. [H/T Deadspin]

Two months old, but girl gets her hair on fire trying to take a selfie. [via Adam]

Can I interest you in 30 dunks by Russell Westbrook? [Hot Clicks]

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