Hot Clicks: Chris Kluwe's Diary of an NFL Punter; Sylvie van der Vaart
Diary Of An NFL Punter
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Vikings punter Chris Kluwe, who has been writing for Deadspin recently and made headlines two weeks ago with this column (with lots of NSFW words) he penned about gay marriage, has just released a detailed diary of what his typical day as an NFL punter is like. It will be the best thing you read on the Internet today. Also, if you know Kluwe, you probably don't want to disturb him around 4:35-4:45 p.m. (Thanks to Jay, of Wilmington, Del., for the link.)
This Is AwesomeBefore last night's Red Sox-Rays game, a Tampa fan sent a tweet to Rays infielder Elliot Johnson, asking him to come to the parking lot and have a catch with him and his buddies. Johnson saw the tweet and obliged.
Adjust Your Wagers AccordinglyThe gambling world is now being impacted from the NFL's use of replacement refs. With these guys getting coerced into making calls based on the home crowd's reaction, home teams may end up getting an extra half point on the line.
Lovely Lady Of The Day
Sylvie van der Vaart :: Andreas Rentz/Getty ImagesSoccer WAG Sylvie van der Vaart (wife of Dutch player Rafael van der Vaart) is a model who just did this photoshoot.
A Combination Of Speed, Power And ElusivenessNo matter how much college football and NFL action you watch this weekend, you won't see a touchdown run as impressive as the one this eight-year-old pulled off a few days ago.
NFL Continues To Worry About Important StuffIn yesterday's A.M. Hot Clicks, we told you about the NFL fining Niners cornerback Tarell Brown for having the gall to wear red sleeves instead of white sleeves last week. Today, we have the story of the Brown's teammate, quarterback Alex Smith, who nearly fined $15,000 last year for wearing a San Francisco Giants hat to a postgame press conference.
All Night Long Video Of The DayThese two guys actually sang Lionel Richie's classic All Night Long all night long, carrying around a karaoke machine and belting out the tune for 11 hours.