The Chirp

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:

Broncos wide receiver Kyle Williams on hot young prospects:

Rams defensive end Chris Long on slam-dunk cases:

I’m suing Giancarlo Stanton because his home run ball just struck me in the head in my kitchen in St. Louis.

WTA players Maria Sharapova and Petra Kvitova on being the emoji you want to see in the world:

Bengals cornerback Dre Kirkpatrick on the existential ramifications of #DeflateGate:

NFL defensive end Brett Keisel on hard-won lessons:

Redskins tight end Niles Paul on lost ones:

Texans running back Arian Foster on gaming urges:

IndyCar racer Sage Karam on important questions:

Former NBA center Shaquille O’Neal on fair warnings:

Former NFL tight end Tom Crabtree on #LogicFails:

Pelicans swingman Quincy Pondexter on #UncleFails:

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers photo-bombs Mr. Wonderful:

Eagles linebacker Emmanuel Acho on bonus incentives:

Bears linebacker Sam Acho and ATP player Roger Federer on perseverance:

WTA player Alison Riske on learning curves: