Hey friends, Pete Blackburn here one last time before Andy returns from his mini vacation tomorrow. I'll still be sharing the hottest of sports & pop culture clicks via my Twitter feed so feel free to give me a follow -- @PeteBlackburn
I Love Goooooold
Missouri coach Gary Pinkel stole the show during Mizzou's last practice of the season, showing up in an all-gold track suit with some dope sneaks to match. It was part of a program tradition called "NFL Day" in which players can wear anything they want as a reward for a season's worth of hard work.
Most Jets Quote Ever? Most Jets Quote Ever.
After yesterday's loss to the Patriots, Calvin Pryor said the Jets are "the best 3-12 team in the history of football." Congrats, when's the parade?
Unwrapping Some Holiday Feels
University of Tennessee's football program presented walk-on tight end Alex Ellis with a scholarship during a recent meeting by disguising it as a 'bowl gift.' His reaction was pretty outstanding; I always love watching kids get surprised like this.
Lovely Lady of the Day
Canadian-American singer, actress and model Kaya Jones - one of the former Pussycat Dolls - is today's LLOD selection. (Click here for full-sized gallery)
Little LeBron Can Ball
LeBron James posted a highlight tape of his oldest son, LeBron Jr., showing off his skills during recent tournament. Let's just say the apple doesn't fall far from the tree.
Must Be Bowl Season
A photo posted by Pinki (@babixhippie) on
Odds & Ends
The 49ers are reportedly going to part ways with Jim Harbaugh...The Patriots might have beat the Jets on Sunday but this Pats fan took a bunch of nachos and cheese to the face during a fight in the stands...The always wonderful PFT Commenter reported Marshawn Lynch to the FCC for grabbing his crotch on TV last night...Both of Lynch's two insane runs in one GIF...Alexander Ovechkin scored one of the most impressive goals of his career this weekend...Josh Smith got straight up cut by the Pistons...K.J. McDaniels' mom attended a Sixers game this weekend and had a good time booing everybody not named K.J. McDaniels...This year's People Are Awesome video compilation is great...Call of Duty rolled out a trailer for their new zombies game mode, which features a bunch of Hollywood actors.
The Softer Side of J.R. Smith
Via Bleacher Report, this video showcases a side of the Knicks star we don't often get to see.
Portal Trick Shots
Here's an unusual twist on your ol' basketball trick shot compilation...
Dads, Don't Dance