Relax ladies, Derek Jeter isn't engaged. Contrary to Thursday's New York Post report, the Yankees shortstop is not headed down the aisle with "Friday Night Lights" star Minka Kelly. "The Post story is not true," the actress' rep confirmed to the Daily News. (New York Daily News) Comment
Is Donovan McNabb already at odds with the Wildcat and Michael Vick's role on the team? Take this response from the Eagles quarterback when he was asked if he thought the WildVick disrupted the rhythm and whether the offense needed to get back to basics during the first half of tonight's game with the Jaguars: "Absolutely, Absolutely," McNabb said. "I did. In that situation, it's needed." (Philadelphia Inquirer) Comment
NBA star Shaquille O'Neal created quite a stir in Hollywood early Thursday morning when he parked his Ford F-350 pickup truck on a busy street right in front of a crowded nightclub. Police were not amused. O'Neal was cited for impeding the reasonable movement of traffic and allowed to drive off. (ktla.com) Comment
Cincinnati's Joey Votto (left) and Brandon Phillips can't come up with a ball hit by Milwaukee's Ryan Braun. Phillips was charged with a fielding error and Braun reached first base. (AP)
Michael Vick made his Eagles' debut Thursday in a preseason game against the Jaguars.
1972 -- Mark Spitz captures the first of his seven gold medals at the Munich Olympics. 1977 -- Pele plays his final competitive game as the New York Cosmos defeat the Seattle Sounders, 2-1, for the NASL championship. 1981 -- Sebastian Coe runs the mile in 3:47.33 in Brussels, the third time in 10 days the world record for that distance was broken.
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