And Now We Turn to Baseball
The Olympics are over and college and NFL football have not quite begun yet, so take a few days to enjoy the relaxed pace of America’s pastime. If you need some help getting up to speed, there is not better place to start than Jonah Keri’s MLB Power Rankings. You can also prepare yourself to say goodbye to David Ortiz, with Tom Verducci’s look at his historic farewell season.
Speaking of College Football
Your Saturdays will be made whole again very soon. Get ready by checking out which teams will have to struggle early before becoming contenders.
Lochte Losing Sponsors
Ralph Lauren and Speedo have dropped Ryan Lochte from sponsorship deals in the wake of his rough Rio experience. Lochte has probably seen his last Olympics, and even if not, it couldn’t have been a terribly hard decision for the companies.
Brittany Ward: P.M. Lovely Lady of the Day
Golf Fast in Utah
Zoo Doesn't Like Your Jokes About Harambe
Harambe was taken away from us, and the Cincinnati Zoo would like you to stop joking about it on the internet.
Bold Mix of Creative Accounting and Revisionist History
Lindsey Vonn's Dog Ate Her Pants
Post Olympic Hangover
DeAndre is Excited
Odds & Ends
Charlie Pierce on Curt Schilling’s interest in running for Senate ... Grading each division’s off-season moves in the NBA ... The National Pro Fastpitch Softball finals are underway ... Look at this whale launch a turtle into the air ... A man ate 40 knives because he loves the taste of metal ... An Independent League player smashed his own windshield with grand slam ... Is Jadeveon Clowney ready to unleash his potential? ... A popular video website is sending Brendan Dassey to Wrestlemania.
Neymar is Not a Happy Gold Medalist
Don't Flop During a Fight
Today in Videos that Terrify Me
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