Hello And Goodbye
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Since cheerleaders are a staple of Hot Clicks, I thought it was my duty to tell you that the CW debuts a new show (about college cheerleaders) tonight called Hellcats, starring Aly Michalka. On the flip side, tonight will be the last time that we hear the Jets cursing up a storm and telling everyone that they're the best team in the history of football as Hard Knocks wraps up its season on HBO.
Springfield And Pigskin
Here's an NFL season preview from RandallSimonsSausages.com that compares each NFL team to a character from The Simpsons.
Out Of Control
Umpire Bob Davidson realized that everyone in Milwaukee came to see him in action last night, so he ejected Brewers manager Ken Macha, Cardinals pitching coach Dave Duncan, Brewers outfielder Chris Dickerson and ... wait for it ... wait for it... a fan!
What The Buck?
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The 28-pound Bucky head of Wisconsin mascot Bucky Badger was recently stolen at a house party. It has since been returned, but the most amazing part of the story is that the head is worth $4,000. (Thanks to Dave Gress, of Madison, Wis., for the link.)
Odd Couple
Titans running back Chris Johnson recently hung out with country singer Faith Hill in Tennessee. It's kind of interesting how Hill's face looks nothing like it does in that awful opening to NBC's Sunday Night Football.
Food For Thought
What the Great Ate is a new book that tells tales of famous people and food. Here's a portion that focuses on athletes. Apparently, Joe Namath put salt on his apples.
Pool Time
If you'd like to be in the Hot Clicks NFL Pick 'Em Pool, go to this site, find "Hot Clicks" and sign up. I'm not sure what the first-place prize will be yet, but hopefully I'll have an announcement on that soon.
Sports Video Of The Day
I don't know if this is the best goal you'll ever see, but it's definitely the longest.

Watermelon Video Of The Day
CBS has decided to promote the new season of the top-notch The Amazing Race with this clip of a woman taking a watermelon right to the face.

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