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:

Boxing legend Mike Tyson on his kind of party:

A’s pitcher Sean Doolittle and Rams DE Chris Long supporting #TeamGinger:

From one angry Irishman to another, let’s go Conor McGregor! #Notorious #TeamGinger — Sean Doolittle (@whatwouldDOOdo) July 12, 2015

Yes this fight appeals to my Irish-American heritage. — Chris Long (@JOEL9ONE) July 12, 2015

Retired NFL safety Ryan Clark and Titans TE Dorin Dickersonon starting hot:

Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman and more on the moment of truth (all-caps edition):

DAMN SON — Kyle (@Ky1eLong) July 12, 2015


Former NFL linebacker Brendon Ayanbadejo and more on the legend of Conor McGregor:

Conor got up like Jim Carrey holding a doggy bag in Dumb and Dumber. — Chris Long (@JOEL9ONE) July 12, 2015

So confident on his feet… Scary standup fighter — Kyle (@Ky1eLong) July 12, 2015

Former Rutgers defensive tackle Eric LeGrand staying #SelfieStrong:

Cardinals safety Tyrann Mathieu will beat you at H-O-R-S-E:

Retired NFL wide receiver Derrick Mason on laundry night:

The water hazard is the least of Bills tight end Charles Clay‘s worries:

I don’t think I wanna golf anymore. — Charles Clay (@C42Clay) July 11, 2015

Mystics point guard Ivory Latta on #OffDays:

Colts tight end Coby Fleener is a stronger man than most of us:

Former WNBA guard Kalana Greene on stargazing: