** In light of my last place standing in the P&D’s annual college football bowl picks, I’d like to thank the following schools for not showing up in their games: Fresno State, Brigham Young, Boise State, Hawaii, Oklahoma State, Pittsburgh and Georgia Tech. Just to name a few.
** University of South Dakota junior forward Tyler Cain is featured in this story today by his home town paper, Rochester (Minn.) Post-Bulletin.
** To further remember last year, here are the top 35 viral videos of 2008. Don’t worry, No. 1 is definitely worth the wait.
** Uh oh, Brett Favre, your new team is starting to tell how they really feel…
** Speaking of antisocial prima donnas, Barry Bonds had hip surgery with the intent to play baseball again. Now it’s just a matter of the Yankees making room for him.
** Quite Frankly, Stephen A. Smith thinks the Yankees need to spend MORE money in order to win a World Series title. Seriously? I don’t even know what to say.
** In all seriousness, Peyton Manning deserved to win the MVP award. How can you not like this guy?
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TGIF Recommended Tune.
This week, I’ve tracked down “I Dare You” by Shinedown. The video below features the lyrics to the song.