This is The Chirp, your all-inclusive look at the best observations, jokes and photos that athletes have recently shared on social media. Because while not every story can be told in 140 characters… some can:
Poker player Phil Ivey and more on Ricky Rubio‘s poor ankles:
Ankle breaker! https://t.co/sOANKsHOlG
— Phil Ivey (@philivey) February 24, 2015
Oh my, James Harden on Ricky Rubio!
— Marcellus Wiley (@marcelluswiley) February 24, 2015
Oh my James Harden!
— Tyrod Taylor (@TyrodTaylor) February 24, 2015
PGA golfer Ben Crane and more on UConn CB Byron Jones‘s 12’3” broad jump:
12′ 3″ Broad Jump Might Be The Most Impressive Things I’ve Seen At The Combine!!! My Goodness Byron!
— Darius Butler (@DariusJButler) February 23, 2015
Evolution is something…..kid out here broad jumping over 12′ — Damien Woody (@damienwoody) February 23, 2015
Daytona 500 winner Joey Logano on sudden popularity:
Colts punter Pat McAfee on crimes against humanity:
Any restaurant that serves their shrimp, in their pasta, with the hard tail still attached… Should be tried for treason. — Pat McAfee (@PatMcAfeeShow) February 24, 2015
Redskins tight end Niles Paul respecting the game:
I have so much respect for those folks working that Liberty Tax Service job outside twirling that sign in this weather — Niles Paul (@Niles_Paul84) February 23, 2015
Women’s tennis player Nicole Gibbs on mulligans:
Wish I had an archive of all the tweets I’ve deleted within 10 minutes of posting… Would make for an interesting collection — Nicole Gibbs (@Gibbsyyyy) February 24, 2015
NBA D-League guard Doron Lamb on victims of winter:
Bears offensive lineman Kyle Long on simple dreams:
I just wanna choke slam someone while wearing patent leather boots. Is that too much to ask? — Kyle (@Ky1eLong) February 23, 2015