The Chirp

Jul 7 2015
The Players' Tribune
The Voice of the Game
Jul 7 2015

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:

USWNT goalkeeper Hope Solo on #ThatFeelingWhen the weekend is over but you won the World Cup:

NBA guard
Kendall Marshall and more on David West reportedly signing with the Spurs:

Nuggets guard Ty Lawson on the winners of the NBA offseason:

Marlins infielder Dee Gordon and more on important questions:

A’s pitcher Sean Doolittle on #narrative:

…and Smash Mouth:

Dodgers pitcher Brett Anderson on incentive structures:

…and All-Star snubs:

Former NFL wide receiver Ed McAffrey on too much of a good thing:

NBA guard
Jared Cunningham on #MathFails:

Padres first baseman Cody Decker and NBA guard Kendall Marshall on strong feelings for weak words:

Maybe wake him up for the semifinals, Ian Poulter:

Sixers guard
Nik Stauskas on likely stories:


Former Bears tackle Tommie Harris on #TeamFollowBack:

49ers tight end
Vernon Davis on #TeamNoSharing:

We interrupt this Chirp for a special fanny-pack PSA from Dolphins wide receiver
Kenny Stills:


Colts long snapper Matt Overton on alternative birthday cakes:

Seahawks punter and Senior Bachelorette Correspondent Jon Ryan on The Bachelorette:

And finally, Rams defensive end Chris Long on the five magic words:

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