5:45 PM: In order to entice players to their school, a recent Stanford football recruiting letter mentions that Cardinal graduates earn $42,000 more per year than grads of other Top 25 schools.
5:30 PM: Florida State football coach Jimbo Fisher ended an interview session in Birmingham on Monday when he was asked questions about Jameis Winston's off-field issues: "I don't want to get into this. The questions weren't supposed to be asked today. I'm done."
5:15 PM: Cheryl Prentice, a woman who lost the fingers on her right hand in a 1989 accident, says that Six Flags St. Louis would not allow her on a Mr. Freeze ride Saturday night although she claims to have been allowed on the ride numerous times before.
4:45 PM: San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich said about Phoenix Suns owner Robert Sarver apologizing to the fans for the Spurs not sending their best players for last Thursday's preseason game: "The only thing that surprises me is that he didn't say it in a chicken suit."
4:30 PM: The Clemson Football Twitter account posted a Get Well Soon message for former Tigers RB C.J. Spiller, who suffered a season-ending broken collarbone injury in the Buffalo Bills 17-16 win over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday.
4:15 PM: Former Chicago Bears player Dan Hampton said that current coach Marc Trestman's practice of rotating captains for each game is like running a daycare: "The guys that the team votes as captains should be captains every week. Not a bunch of touchy-feely, we're going to pass out juice boxes."
4:00 PM: Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer, who is accused of assaulting his wife, had his bond lowered from $25,000 to $10,000 and will not have to wear an ankle monitoring bracelet as he awaits trial.
3:30 PM: In honor of Jim Kelly's Homecoming, the Miami Hurricanes are selling $12 tickets for their November 1 home football game against North Carolina. The $12 prices are only available from noon to 12:59 pm each day through October 31.
3:00 PM: Former pro wrestler Ox Baker reportedly died Monday at the age of 80. Here's video of Baker causing a fan riot in Cleveland in 1974, and here's another video of Baker appearing on "The Price Is Right" in 1981.
2:45 PM: Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch notes Sunday's 28-26 win over the Seattle Seahawks was the Rams' first win over a defending Super Bowl champ since 1991, when the then-L.A. Rams defeated the New York Giants 19-13.
2:30 PM: In his new book , golfer Ian Poulter criticizes Nick Faldo for calling Sergio Garcia "useless" during this year's Ryder Cup: "It feels like a guy who is still bitter that he lost in 2008. Faldo has lost a lot of respect from players because of what he said."
2:15 PM: A 41-year-old man was arrested for flying a drone over Manchester City's Etihad Stadium during Saturday's soccer match against Tottenham Hotspur.
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