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Pretty much everywhere in our fine nation except the District will be watching Browns/Vikes. I think I might be happy about this, so I can have my Sunday in peace. [Deadspin]
What bloggers promise to accomplish after a staggering blog defeat (this is the stuff of legend!!): ”I promise you one thing: A lot of good will come out of this. You have never seen any blogger in the entire country drink as hard as I will drink the rest of the season, and you will never see someone push the rest of the fan base as hard as I will push everybody the rest of the season. And you will never see a tailgate crowd drink harder than we will the rest of the season….. God bless.” [Hey Jenny Slater]
Some unbiased facts about Shaq Vs. Oscar De La Hoya: “Shaq has some skills. Not a lot, but some. I get the feeling he’s had the gloves on before. He was stringing together some pretty respectable combinations when he was working the pads with Freddie, and if you’ve ever done any pad-work yourself, you know that’s nowhere near as easy as it looks.” [The Sporting Blog]
M Go Blog runs down the other, suddenly “relevant” game that’s on TV today. PS: It’s also on ESPN (I don’t think that explains any of the hype, unless it explains ALL of the hype). [MGoBlog]
Lastly, somebody tricked Deadspin into thinking Cubs fans stole our moniker and used it to name their infant. Really, “Suki and Crapi Yeare” didn’t give it away — [Deadspin]