Monday's P.M. Hot Clicks feature the lovely Katerina Kristal and your baseball playoff primer
MLB Playoff Primer
Stephen Strasburg is out for the Nationals' NLDS series vs. Dodgers, and could miss the entire playoffs. Ranking all 10 MLB playoff teams and here's a reminder of wild-card and divisional matchups. Also, let's revisit SI's preseason picks to see how the writers fared.
They're not their best uniforms ever but Oregon's 1916 Webfoots uniforms for the Washington game are still awesome.
Wait ... What?
In Steve Young's autobiography, he says an NFL referee once offered to give him a favorable call in hopes of Young dating his daughter.
Katerina Kristall: P.M. Lovely Lady of the Day
The first Monday P.M. LLOD of October is Russian model Katerina Kristall. (Click here for full-sized gallery.)
Rough Weekend For This Guy
Arizona Cardinals' fans, you weren't the only ones who had a crap weekend. This cyclist crashed near the finish line then smashed a bike in half during a fit of rage.
CFB Coaching Carousel
Pete Thamel writes that it'd be surprising if USC didn't fire Clay Helton and USA Today's Dan Wolken went all-in on Texas for "shameless signal" to Tom Herman. And could these under-the-radar candidates land the LSU job?
Affleck Was Pissed
We had to break the news of the Patriots’ loss to Ben Affleck yesterday. pic.twitter.com/CUeZLPMXKu— SI Extra Mustard (@SI_ExtraMustard) October 3, 2016
Does It Come With Pepto?
Ready for this? The Rangers have put this Popcornopolis Pita on their postseason menu. Brisket + mac&cheese on pita bread w/ caramel popcorn pic.twitter.com/dRX14mMzzT — Big League Stew (@bigleaguestew) October 3, 2016
Booker T Speaks
WWE‘s Booker T: “If we truly want to make America great, we need to fix this racial inequality” https://t.co/gMLafQ24jT pic.twitter.com/WsRqAZDxnI — SI Extra Mustard (@SI_ExtraMustard) October 3, 2016
Get the Tissues Out
Two police officers escort the daughters of one of their fallen comrades to the girls' homecoming dance. https://t.co/KEs7Fq7QZA pic.twitter.com/RNZKrJL5RH — ABC News (@ABC) October 3, 2016
Odds & Ends
Did you know David West has been protesting the national anthem long before Kaepernick? ... This is weird: Indiana fans get married by officiant wearing Kentucky gear ... College football's best cheerleaders from Week 5 ... Dave Chappelle threw hilarious shade at Key & Peele ... Possible transfer destinations for former Bama QB Blake Barnett ... Ben Affleck reveals working title for first solo movie ... This photoshop battle is one of the funniest things you'll see all week.
Maggie Rawlins Casting Call
Never Stop Watching This
I hope everyone has seen this by now. If you have, watch it 100 more times today. If you haven't, you're welcome.
You're Kidding Me
Also from the Michigan-Wisconsin game was one of the most bizarre calls of the weekend. Wisconsin was called for roughing the long snapper on this play, which gave Michigan a first down. It's just awful.
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