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:

Blazers guard C.J. McCollum and more on Johnny Football:

Good for you Manziel. — Nathan Slaughter (@N8Slaughter) August 21, 2015

Thunder forward Kyle Singler on a summer of art:

Wizards forward Nene Hilario and more on Throwback Thursday:

Blue Jays pitcher Marcus Stroman on throwback bars:

Senior Aubrey Plaza Correspondent Sam Dekker on Aubrey Plaza:

I like Aubrey Plaza — Sam Dekker (@dekker) August 20, 2015

Cardinals cornerback Tyrann Mathieu and Eagles center Jason Kelce #MaddenLife:

Roger fined me 10 grand for that hit, this game’s getting soft! “@Jhickness9: Great block @Jkelce” — Jason Kelce (@Jkelce) August 20, 2015

Hornets forward Cody Zeller on applied science:

Mercury forward Monique Currie and more on important questions:

Anybody tryna do a Welcome to Brooklyn highlight mix with some summer league and d league highlights on it for me and YouTube it??? — Willie Reed (@ShowtimeReed33) August 20, 2015


And finally, Bengals wide receiver Mohamed Sanu on starting them young: