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:


NFL Hall of Famer Shannon Sharpe and (many, many) more on Thursday Night Football:


Torrey Smith (@TorreySmithWR)

Watching these games as a Packers fan is just absolutely hilarious.

Sam Dekker (@dekker) October 2, 2015

Mavs forward Dirk Nowitzki and more on MLB playoff fever:

Champagne never tasted so good!! AL EAST CHAMPS 2015 #theboys #weareheat #bushparty

Ryan Goins (@rgoins5) October 1, 2015

Dodgers pitcher Brett Anderson and more on important questions:

how old is Fab? sahn gotta chill with the jerseys. lls

Kendall Marshall (@KButter5)

Can I get yall attention — Brandon Jennings

(@thinkiminthe90s) October 2, 2015

Giants linebacker Mark Herzlich on getting a jump on Halloween:

And finally, Senior Blessings Correspondent George Foster with today’s blessing: