Danica’s Tat Taken Out Of Latest SI Bikini Shoot

Danica Patrick has a cute li’l back tattoo, but you wouldn’t have known it from her latest Sports Illustrated Swimsuit shoot.

Danica Patrick with tattoo without

(Danica: with tattoo and without)

• Just how bad have things become for the San Francisco 49ers? They might soon welcome in Michael Vick AND Raiders fans.

Hasheem Thabeet survives a fall, but his #1 UConn Huskies do not.

Mike Leach & Texas Tech are taking their cases to the media.

• A Florida Gators lineman has been accused of multiple date rapes on the same victim.

LeBron James could soon be switching his number - and sell a lot more jerseys.

• A former Pats player pawned his Super Bowl ring for only $2,000.

• Meanwhile, Santonio Holmes’ Super Bowl gloves fetch a cool $70k.

• And the winner of today’s Tour de California crash caption contest is…

Tour de California crash

Rock Strongo, who offers some relief with this quip: “Man, I gotta go really bad. I shouldn’t have drunk all that Gatorade.

Thanks for playing. A new contest cycles up your way tomorrow.