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Morning Bagel: Djoker and the superfan

The Morning Bagel is your daily dose of the interesting reporting, writing and quipping from around the Internet.

• In the above clip, Novak Djokovic joins self-described "sports entertainer" Cameron Hughes in a dance-off.

• Djokovic has earned respect but not marketability with his tremendous season, writes the Newark Star-Ledger.

• Peter Bodo with a modest proposal for how the USTA can prepare for rain.

• Why don't the courts have covers?

The case for Nick Bollettieri to make the International Tennis Hall of Fame. The famed coach joins Jennifer Capriati, Gustavo Kuerten and Yevgeny Kafelnikov, among others, as candidates for the 2012 class.

• Tennis tantrums aren't what they used to be. But does the sport need more bad boys?

• Grantland's Brian Phillips wonders: How did U.S. players get so boring?

Non-tennis: No need to watch Thursday night's NFL season opener, because we have the result right here.

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