Blogs: Vikings Coach Childress May Soon Be Jobless

• VIKES GEEK, courtesy of RANDBALL, passes along news that Minnesota coach Brad Childress may soon be jobless:

Brad Childress

• LARRY BROWN SPORTS would gladly get behind Tony Romo, but not behind Ben Roethlisberger - and see for yourself why.• DEUCE OF DAVENPORT gets out the checkbook, as former Jets RB Curtis Martin wants to buy into an NFL team.

• 100% INJURY RATE calls in Robert Stack, as they try to figure out the unsolved mysteries of these missing basketball players:

Unsolved Mysteries Robert Stack

• The BOSTON GLOBE’S EXTRA BASES predicts that if A-Rod comes back to the Yankees, Boston’s Mike Lowell might join him.• Speaking of the pinstripe palookas, The MIAMI HERALD notes that Mariano Rivera will likely stay in the Bronx. If not, Joe Torre has some room in the Dodgers rotation.

• Sisters are doin’ it for themselves: ABC - the Aussie version - reports that Venus & Serena Williams will pair up for doubles at the next Australian Open:

Williams Sisters book Venus Serena

• From the mouths of babes, THE WIZARD OF ODDS hears “Dennis Dixon for Heisman!.”• THE ANGRY T gets lost in translation, as they figure out what’s really being said before Ohio State-Michigan.

• The ATLANTA JOURNAL CONSTITUTION learns that Steve Spurrier will keep the gloves off, as the Ol’ Ball Coach is not up to a few rounds with Herschel Walker:

Herschel Walker Steve Spurrier

• JEN’S FREE THROWS shoots the curl, as they show video of Weber State’s mascot doing some indoor surfing.• BLEACHER REPORT keeps the coaching carousel turning, as they list possible replacements for Tommy Tuberville at Auburn.