SbB LIVE FROM LA (Aug 21, 2014 @ 6:26am ET)
9:00 PM: Football Scoop reports that during this summer's practice camp, the Abilene Christian University football team went on a two-day "Manhood Retreat" where they talked about God & spirituality but not about football.
8:45 PM: The Cincinnati Bengals share a photo gallery of running back Giovani Bernard throwing out the first pitch at Sunday's Florence Freedom game and .... wait, what exactly is this?
8:30 PM: Tennessee Titans players took part in the Ice Bucket Challenge on Wednesday in honor of Tim Shaw, a former Titans linebacker who was diagnosed with ALS in April.
8:15 PM: The Toronto Blue Jays have filed a complaint with the U.S. Patent Office claiming the Creighton Bluejays' new logo is too similar to theirs.
8:00 PM: Little League World Series pitcher Mo'ne Davis received a call from UConn women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma earlier this week after she told ESPN she hopes to someday play for the Huskies.
7:45 PM: MLB announced that the San Francisco Giants' protest of Tuesday night's rain-shortened loss to the Chicago Cubs has been upheld and the game will be continued at a later date.
7:30 PM: The Penn State-Central Florida football game scheduled for August 30 in Dublin, Ireland could be in jeopardy due to a possibly erupting volcano in Iceland. An Icelandic volcano eruption in 2010 caused the cancellation of over 100,000 flights in Europe.
7:15 PM: Boise State announced it took down a YouTube video of the Broncos' football team training with a SWAT team "out of respect to the current situation in Ferguson, Missouri".
7:00 PM: Recently retired NFL tight end Tony Gonzalez tells Newsday that he predicts the Denver Broncos will go undefeated this season & beat Seattle in a Super Bowl rematch.
6:45 PM: NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will not compete in Saturday's Irwin Tools Night Race at Bristol Speedway in Tennessee. It will be Stewart's third straight missed race since being involved in an in-race accident that killed driver Kevin Ward Jr.
6:30 PM: The Cleveland Indians announced Wednesday that Nick Swisher is undergoing season-ending surgery on both knees and will need 8-10 weeks to recover.
6:15 PM: Pine Valley High School in South Dayton, New York has canceled its 2014 varsity football season due to a lack of junior & senior players on the team.
6:00 PM: Doctors announced on Wednesday that former Buffalo Bills QB Jim Kelly has no evidence of sinus cancer after completing treatment three months earlier.
5:45 PM: Washington announced on Wednesday that Wisconsin canceled their future home & home football series while the Huskies agreed to two new future series against Michigan & BYU.
5:30 PM: When asked if the NFL's new emphasis on penalizing illegal contact was helping receivers, Miami Dolphins receiver Mike Wallace replied: "Not on our team. We don't get those calls."