â€¢ Who says ESPN isn’t entertaining anymore (besides most sports fans)? WITH LEATHER digs up video of Sean Salisbury calling John Clayton “The Cryptkeeper“.
(Real fun starts about 1:20 in)
â€¢ Meanwhile, Brady’s Super Bowl loss must still really sting. After bowing out of the Pro Bowl, WAGGLE ROOM slices up news that the Pats QB is also pulling out of the Pebble Beach Pro-Am (and so is Bill Belichick & Bill Murray).
â€¢ Speaking of the Pats coach, Mike Bianchi of the ORLANDO SENTINEL wants to know who’s the biggest jerk in sports.
â€¢ DEADSPIN follows up on Will Leitch’s wild night in Lipstick City.
â€¢ DEUCE OF DAVENPORT finds these soccer players’ skills most impressive.
â€¢ SIGNAL TO NOISE learns that Arkansas is trying to get new transfer Ryan Mallett to play sooner than later.
â€¢ FOOD COURT LUNCH pitches us the hard sell to watch the 2008 Toronto Blue Jays.
â€¢ THE HATER NATION heads for Hawaii, and finds only one Giant among the Pro Bowl roster.
â€¢ THE WORLD OF ISAAC amusingly points out why one Detroit recruit chose Michigan over Michigan State: “The academics is better.”