Stanford $$$ Flushed Down Coach’s $70K Toilet?

• While Stanford suffers through athletic budget problems, football coach Jim Harbaugh gets himself a new $70,000 private bathroom & shower.

Jim Harbaugh golden toilet

• The SEC is certainly a selfless b-ball conference. When the players aren’t giving up scholarships to allow other people onto the team, their coaches are giving up raises so they can afford team trips to Australia.

• UConn is taking the first steps to curtail catastrophic cheerleader injuries.

• Schools aren’t sold on Bud Light’s plans for college-colored Fan Cans.

• Are fantasy sports a nightmare for relationships & fan allegiances?

• Speaking of relationships, feelings between Colorado ballplayers & umpires are getting a little Rocky.

• Tired of all the Michael Vick vilification, a collection of civil rights groups are planning a protest outside the Eagles’ stadium before Thursday’s game.

• Hey Wisconsinites - why destroy your old Brett Favre jerseys when you can donate them to help Minnesota’s homeless?

Frank Caliendo is bringing his act to Vegas in a 10-year deal with the Monte Carlo casino. I sure hope he does his John Madden impression!

• Is ESPN The Mag slowly shoving Sports Illustrated off the shelves?