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:

Rockets forward (and Packers fan) Sam Dekker and more on Monday Night Football:

When this offense gets going…. #cookin

Sam Dekker (@dekker) September 29, 2015

Gimme 6 #easy

Sam Dekker (@dekker) September 29, 2015


Sam Dekker (@dekker) September 29, 2015


Sam Dekker (@dekker) September 29, 2015

I kind of just start laughing at this point

Sam Dekker (@dekker) September 29, 2015

Hornets forward Frank Kaminsky on #WhatATimeToBeAlive — quarterback edition:

Warriors forward Jason Thompson and more, live from NBA Media Day:

Media Day.

Brandon Jennings (@thinkiminthe90s)

NBA guard Kendall Marshall on early-season L’s:

FIFA 16 hard as hell to play. @JoelEmbiid whoopin my asssss

Kendall Marshall (@KButter5)

NHL winger Dustin Penner on #PumpkinSpiceSeason:

Pro skateboarder Tony Hawk on the new Daily Show:

Olympian Lolo Jones on process:

Pacers forward Paul George and more on important questions:

Senior People Correspondent Tony Allen on people:

NFL wide receiver Robert Herron on #moon late-passes:

Magic center Dewayne Dedmon on saying goodbye to loved ones:

Giants guard Geoff Schwartz on scouting reports:


Walter DGAF about anything except for attention

Kyle (@Ky1eLong) September 28, 2015

And finally, former NFL tackle Anthony Adams on #KnowYourself #KnowYourWorth: