Ugliest Uniforms in Sports History
The Baylor men's basketball squad unveiled its new uniforms for the upcoming season and I am a huge fan. Unfortunately, not every team is as fortunate as Baylor (example: the Pirates uniforms pictured in the gallery above). We went through our archives and chose the 30 ugliest uniforms of all time.
Aaron Hernandez Prison Behavior Update
The former Patriot has been a "model prisoner" since being transferred to Boston's Nashua Street Jail and now will be able to watch Patriots games again.
Concession Food Item of the Week
Visiting the Rose Bowl this year? Does the signature Rose Bowl burger served in a sourdough bun and topped with aged California cheddar, crushed avocado and double-topped with a stuffed jalapeno wrapped in bacon sound good to you? How about a side of mac n’ cheese bites in a crispy potato crust? If you answered yes to these questions, then get $17 and ask for the Burgers & Bombs.
Lovely Lady of the Day
Tanya Mityushina is a model with whom you should be familiar. Check out her gallery ... Kate Upton's outtakes from her rookie year at SI Swimsuit ... Johanna Lundback has a new photo shoot out for Nelly ... Classic NFL cheerleader playing cards.
Hot Clicks Giveaway
The good people at Bud Light want you to celebrate the NFL season with 'Bud Light UpRights for Whatever' – a table game that challenges you to kick as many field goals with your fingers as you can in 45 seconds using a mini-football (here's a photo of the game). You can also play online or in bars and restaurants across the country. Each week through Dec. 31, football fans (21 and older) have the chance to win an Ultimate NFL Weekend, including a trip for four to the NFL game of their choice, by entering the Bud Light NFL Sweepstakes at BudLight.com. Now that we have that out of the way, I'll send table games to the 50th and 100th person who emails me (firstname.lastname@example.org) the name of the manager featured in this morning's Hot Clicks Vault photo. Please make the subject line "Bud Light."
Update (6:43 a.m.): Contest is closed. Winners will be notified. Thank you.
This Week's SI Cover
Even J.J. Watt is Sick of Himself
Have they started airing that school dance commercial yet? I haven't seen it at all........— JJ Watt (@JJWatt) October 15, 2014
That was sarcasm... C'mon guys, we know each other better than that.— JJ Watt (@JJWatt) October 15, 2014
Smackdown's Top 15 Matches
We compiled our 15 favorite WWE Smackdown matches in honor of the show's 15th anniversary. This photo is from a 2002 Eddie Guerrero-Edge match, which is No. 5 on the list.
Odds & Ends
Athlete pairings we'd like to see in the next season of True Detective ... Is the Ole Miss name heading for extinction? ... This student is only paying half his tuition after nailing a halfcourt shot ... Colin Kapernick won his appeal on alleged use of the N-word ... And yet another reason to dislike J.R. Smith ... In 2006, CNN listed Mark Zuckerberg on its "10 people who don't matter" list ... You know a TV show is bad if it gets canceled before its premiere ... We are in the midst of a chicken wing boom, according to The New York Times ... The 22 best Halloween movies available to stream right now.
Local News is the Best
A Royals fan startles a reporter during a live telecast.
Todd Gurley Suspension Song
John Hunter Bowen and Ross van Zyl, who graduated UGA in 2013, wrote this tune to express their disappointment in Gurley’s suspension. They kind of have a "Flight of the Concords" vibe, and I mean that in the most complimentary way possible. (H/T Dr. Saturday)
London Mayor Trips 9-Year-Old Boy
I may have exaggerated the headline a bit but Mayor Boris Johnson got a little carried away while playing soccer with some school children.
Greatest Family Feud Moment Ever