Melanie Iglesias, a model/actress … “University Of Vermont’s Ban On Bottled Water Backfires” … during “gunfight at the OK Corral” re-enactment, some live rounds were accidentally used … Austria’s Wolf Science Center has a large treadmill for wolves … always-interesting Taylor Swift talks to Chuck Klosterman … ABC News reporter drowns while on vacation in Hawaii … high school senior visits college, spotted in the general vicinity of beer pong game … some people in Ohio are living in storage units? … “Woman convicted of witchcraft to get retrial 300 years on” … woman arrested for trying on tampons in a Walmart aisle … college girl arrested for DUI allegedly offered cops oral sex to get out of the arrest … hero who thwarted French terrorist attack attacked by four men in Sacramento, stabbed several times … “Cow on the loose in St. Paul killed by police” … macabre piece on dying alone in New York City … Gronk is still dating model Camille Kostek … Southwest flight makes emergency landing after one passenger chokes another due to a reclining seat …
Cameron Matthews, a high school football player in Texas, died after collapsing on the sideline. He is the 6th high school football player to die this season. [Guardian]
Mets 4, Cubs 1, and New York leads the NLCS 2-0 with the series shifting back to Chicago. [NY Post]
If the media likes you, they’ll always try to pump you up for job openings. Hey, Dusty Baker deserves another job! [Cincinnati.com]
Many of the spread QBs who dominated in college, are struggling in the NFL. [News & Observer]
The JT Barrett vs Cardale Jones discussion heats up, because the Buckeyes have to sort this out before they play a good team. [Ohio.com]
The Redskins had massive injuries, couldn’t run the ball, and the defense gave up 7.1 yards per play. Keep blaming Kirk Cousins! [Washington Post]
Is Rex Ryan at risk of losing the
Jets Bills locker room over his defensive calls? [Kryke Slants]
Could Steve Spurrier replace Lee Corso on Gameday? [SI.com]
The oral history of Kirk Gibson’s 1988 World Series Game 1 homer, which happened 27 years ago last week. [ESPN]
Is it wrong of me to root for Will Grier in his PED appeal? [Sentinel]
Bob Costas is writing his autobiography with … Mike Lupica. [NYT]
Keep this Jason Gay column in mind when the Mets/Cubs ratings and Colts/Patriots ratings are released this morning. [WSJ]
Larry David as Bernie Sanders is near perfection.
Wolf Blitzer went on Jeopardy, got some answers wrong, and got lit up on the internet.
Derrick Williams, the former #2 pick, had a pretty tremendous block in a preseason game.
Look what OSU stud Joey Bosa did to this lineman on Penn State.
Driver swerves right into a motorcycle at the :24 mark.