Blake Lively, from the underrated show Gossip Girl … sure, I’d watch a Varsity Blues TV series … high quality interactive piece on a week of overdoses by the Post-Gazette … “Police release sketch in Berks County food mart robbery” … forget about landmark birthday parties, it’s more fun to go on a luxury vacation with friends! … “Mother of dying immigrant reunited with daughter” … Sean Hannity is the new Al Sharpton? That’s not bad … how much longer can the US gymnastics team dominate the Olympics? … all Nina Agdal Q&As are mandatory reads … one more read on Gawker’s last dance … as Gawker has now been bought by Univision for $135 million at a bankruptcy auction … Anderson Cooper says that Bucks County, Pennsylvania will decide the election, so CNN went there …
Of course Tim Tebow would be great for baseball, here’s why someone should give him a chance. Also, don’t blame Joey Bosa for holding out and why the US Men’s Olympic basketball team is struggling. [30 Minute Podcast; Full 3-Hour Fox Sports Radio Show]
Bruce Arians, the Cardinals head coach, was taken to a San Diego hospital Tuesday, and he’ll stay overnight after experiencing stomach pain. [Arizona Republic]
Katie Ledecky’s swim coach at the Olympics has an engineering degree. He’s even got a patent! [NYT]
Toldja yesterday on Speak For Yourself: “In Al Jazeera case, the NFL is dangerously overreaching.” [Philly.com]
Nice showing from Oregon Ducks wide receiver Devon Allen in the hurdles at the Olympics. [Oregon Live]
RIP Joel Cornette, the former Butler center who died at the age of 35 this week. [Indy Star]
Feels like sour grapes from St. Louis when you mention the Rams preseason TV rating and don’t mention that little even called the “Olympics.” [Post Dispatch]
As US hoops team heads into medal play, time to temper expectations for Kevin Durant’s team? I say nope. [The Vertical]
Jim Harbaugh, everybody! Yes!
She got out to fix her gas cap, forgot to put the car in park and … yikes, her own car ran her over.
This is funny, love the moves, kid.
This purple squid off the coast of California doesn’t seem real, but apparently it is?