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Former ESPN analyst Sean Salisbury is NOT a fan of Deadspin. He sent the site a series of angry e-mails (to say the least) yesterday threatening to sue. He also dropped this bombshell in one of his missives: "I kept a journal for 13 years at espn and a tell all book will be released in months to come. Book title: espn exposed. The truth inside the r rated company." After Deadspin posted Salisbury's first set of e-mails, he came back for more.
I had to read this story three times to make sure it wasn't from The Onion. Here's the first sentence: "A judge in Iowa has allowed a man to be temporarily released from jail so he can go see the Boston Red Sox play the Kansas City Royals." (Thanks to Ron Sanderson, of Woodstock Valley, Conn., for the link.)
Oregon Ducks :: Steve Dykes/Getty Images
As I pointed out on Twitter over the weekend, I loved the uniform, featured above, that the Oregon Ducks wore last Saturday. This was just one of 80 possible uniform combinations that the Ducks can wear this season. But for some reason, the Ducks are going to an 81st uniform this Saturday against Cal.
You probably think the Kanye West-Taylor Swift thing is tired, played out, old news. Well, you'd be wrong. And the reason it's still OK to mention the VMA incident is because Ron Artest just made this video in which he sings about West and Swift.
I'm tempted to drive from New York to North Carolina just so I can get one of these Ric Flair scratch-off lottery games.