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:

Padres first baseman Cody Decker on catching your best angle:

Former NBA forward Josh Childress on the power of Kanye:

NFL defensive end Adam Carriker on outside-the-box ideas:

WTA player Victoria Azarenka on trying out some new walking moves:

Mercury forward Monique Currie and more on the movie Dope:

Dope is an EXCELLENT movie. must see — Kendall Marshall (@KButter5) June 25, 2015

might go see Dope again tonight — Kendall Marshall (@KButter5) June 29, 2015

Bengals wide receiver Mohamed Sanu on #HandsTeam:

Broncos linebacker Shane Ray on taking the long way to keeping it 100:

Grizzlies swingman Vince Carter on neighborhood pride:

USWNT captain Christie Rampone and USWNT tom hanks Tom Hanks on pre-semifinal fever:

Rams defensive end Chris Long on #FlightHacks:

I’m about to clap my hands and be halfway around the world instantly also known as popping an ambien as soon as we take off. — Chris Long (@JOEL9ONE) June 29, 2015

The latest from our Bachelorette correspondent, Colts long snapper Matt Overton:

NFL punters Pat McAfee and Jon Ryan on #PunterLife:

Former NFL lineman Damien Woody on old Outkast:

Panthers quarterback Derek Anderson on new gameplans:

…paying off:

And finally, Broncos running back Montee Ball on super-familes: