Blog Jam: Sexy Synch Swimmers Not At Olympics?

• WITH LEATHER is sad to discover that Bia & Branca Feres, the similarly sexy synchronized swimmers from Brazil, aren’t on any Olympic roster.

Bia & Branca Feres

• DEADSPIN feels a great disturbance in the Force, as the Death Star makes a cameo at the Beijing Olympics opening ceremonies.

• Now that Dan Marino has declined to go Dancing With The Stars, NEXT ROUND taps up a list of 11 former athletes they’d like to see on the show.

• ESPN’S NFL NATION finds ex-collegiate skiing star Jeremy Bloom trying to slalom his way to a Steelers roster spot.

• 100% INJURY RATE gets into the Olympic spirit by offering up this video promoting the 1984 Games in Los Angeles.

• 850 THE BUZZ learns that the NCAA doesn’t mind beer commercials during games, but draws the line at fantasy college football.

• On the heels of LeBron James’ comments, CELTICS BLOG reports that Kobe Bryant would take similar moolah to move to Europe. Maybe a little wishful thinking on the part of these Boston bloggers?

• FOOD COURT LUNCH figures out how it would go if Freddie Mitchell applied to be a photographer for People magazine.