The Muhammad Ali Workouts
Cheap plug: SI Edge, which is dedicated to fitness, performance, action sports and adventure, is an underrated part of our website and you should check it out when you have a second. The producer of the section (Dan Friedman) put together a great gallery of Muhammad Ali workouts, including this Rocky IV-esque shot of him training with a rock.
Culinary artist Nathan Shields made pancakes of the logos of all 32 NFL teams and it is fantastic. Shields is an accomplished pancake artist (yes, that's a thing) and also created these awesome Beatles pancakes.
Life of a College Student
Former Vanderbilt point guard Kyle "Zoom" Fuller is raising money on Kickstarter so he can self-publish a tell-all book about the life of a D-1 athlete. I thoroughly enjoyed this story about the time he made the girl he was hooking up with hide in a suitcase when his girlfriend paid him a surprise visit.
P.M. Lovely Lady of the Day
Former SI Swimsuit model Kirby Griffin is featured in the new Wildfox 'Barbie doll' fashion couture campaign. She's long overdue for LLOD honors (click here for full-size gallery) ... Boomer Esiason's daughter Sydney made her debut on the NHL Network ... Xenia Deli has a new lingerie and bikini shoot out for Nelly.
Hot Clicks Giveaway: Halo: The Master Chief Collection
Did you know that: Halo: The Master Chief Collection offers the complete story of Halo’s legendary hero, the Master Chief, for the first time on one console. Did you know it includes an entirely remastered version of Halo 2 (called Halo 2: Anniversary) to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the fan-favorite classic? I'm excited, too. Not only that, but our friends at Halo have provided me with three prize packs (each consisting of a customized MadPax backpack, Xbox One controller, Vmoda headphones, New Era Snapback and copy of Halo The Master Chief Collection). I will send one to the 50th, 100th and 150th person who can name (via email at (email@example.com) the AHL team that gave away free prostate exams with a ticket to a game. The answer was is in A.M. Hot Clicks. Please make the subject line "Halo."
Update (8:48 p.m.): Contest is closed. Winners will be notified. Thanks for playing.
Sportsman of the Year
The Inspirational Phil Jackson
Meet Rio, the 2016 Olympic Mascot
Bret Bielema Gets an Afro
No Thank You
Scenes from the World's Largest Pillow Fight
South Dakota State hosted rival South Dakota on Saturday and fans at Coughlin-Alumni Stadium set a new Guinness World Record for largest pillow fight in history.
Odds & Ends
More '90s jerseys that need to be revived ... Western Carolina coach Mark Speir had some harsh words for ESPN analyst Kirk Herbstreit ... Levi's transformed the 49ers home turf into a Field of Jeans ... A group of Michigan fans are trying to raise $1 million to get Jim Harbaugh to coach the Wolverines ... Top 10 college football rivalry game nicknames ... Eagles cheerleaders explain Chip Kelly's Zone Read Option ... Don Mattingly's son, who plays basketball for Lamar University, showed off his trick shot game ... Colin Hanks wrote an essay nominating the L.A. Kings for SI's Sportsman of the Year ... North Carolina football players trashed Duke's locker room while celebrating their victory over the Blue Devils ... The preview trailer for Better Call Saul ... Scientists at Nestle are trying to create an exercise that comes in a bottle.
SI Swimsuit Outtakes: Hannah Ferguson
This is slightly NSFW, and at the same time awesome.
Taiwanese Animation Video of the Day
Samaje Perine of Oklahoma ran for a record 427 yards on Saturday and is the subject in the latest Taiwanese animation video.
It's Getting Ugly for Koke Bryant
It's kind of sad to see Kobe attempt an airball, a 35-foot three-pointer, but then I remember that he's making $30.45 million this season and I don't feel quite as bad.
NFL Players Who Played Basketball in College
Jimmy Graham turned 28 today and while searching for a good video of the Saints tight end, I came across this collection of NFLers who played college basketball. Graham, if you didn't know, hooped it up while at Miami.