Rumors and Rants wonders why sports movies never get any love at the Academy Awards. From Russell Crowe in Cinderella Man to Tom Hanks in A League of Their Own, they're running down some of the biggest snubs. SI.com NFL producer Andrew Perloff gave Hot Clicks his opinion on an underrated sports-movie performance that the Oscars should've recognized: Jenny McCarthy in BASEketball.
A Stunning Admission
Deuce of Davenport comes up with the YouTube find of century. Roger Staubach tells CBS' Phyllis George that he enjoys sex just as much as Joe Namath.
100% Injury Rate also came up with a tremendous video find: The 1988 Arizona Wildcats basketball team's rap video, starring Steve Kerr, Kenny Lofton, Tom Tolbert, Jud Buechler and Sean Elliott.
Simon on Sports is sick of those "best" lists, so they're looking at which NBA players are the "worst" in a variety of categories. The winner for "Most Brittle" won't be a surprise to anyone.
Boston Vs. New York
AthleteNightly.com is having some holiday fun with online greeting card-maker, Jib Jab. They've pitted Bill Simmons and Tom Brady against Derek Jeter, Isiah Thomas and James Dolan in a snowball fight. Sadly, even though we're New Yorkers and we consider Derek Jeter to be God, our deep-rooted hated of Thomas and Dolan has us rooting hard for Simmons and Brady.
Sorry for the quality, but it's still worth checking out.
In A Pickle
We're extremley late on posting this and it's been everywhere already, but we couldn't pass it up. Check out Kellie Pickler proving that she is far from being smarter than a fifth grader. (Thanks to Marc Hurwitz of Syracuse, N.Y., for sending us the link.)
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