Emily Ratajkowski, who went to the Breeder’s Cup … there are two-headed sharks out there, which is terrifying … “21 people accused of baseball match-fixing schemes in South Korea” … a few days late, but a Rolling Stone writer was found guilty of defamation … “US lost 6 elite Green Berets in a 72-hour-span last week” … police rescued a baby crocodile in Mexico … if he was doing 134 MPH in a 35 mph zone and killed someone, why should he ever leave jail? … is the future bleak for Reebok? … Monday was a good day for billionaires, thanks to the stock market … former Playboy Playmate Dani Mathers was charged with body-shaming at the gym … a snake on a plane! Really! Yikes! … so these tiny houses are becoming a thing? …
Kris Jenkins appeared to gain some weight in the offseason, so he didn’t start an exhibition game for Villanova. [Philly.com]
The Pelicans found out Lance Stephenson needed groin surgery, so they cut him. Cold blooded. [NOLA.com]
Thomas Dimitroff, the Falcons GM, just got a 3-year extension. Impressive to do this … before he even gets to them back to the playoffs. [AJC]
I was crushed to find out, 25 years ago this week, that my favorite athlete in sports, Magic Johnson, had HIV. [Orange County Register]
It’s never a good thing when two defenders in your front seven are among the worst-graded players on an NFL Sunday. Dammit, Jets. [PFF]
Eli Apple, the Giants rookie, was benched Sunday vs Philly. Of course his mom’s name came up. [NYDN]
It feels like every Aaron Rodgers dig is totally directed at his coach, right? [ESPN]
Todd Bowles has lost control of the Jets when his defensive stars are showing up late to team meetings all the time. [NJ.com]
Richard Sherman just drilling a Buffalo receiver on the last play. No flag for anything.
I’ve watched this four times now, it’s so great.
Komodo Dragons are large and scary. Here’s one in the bathroom.