The Chirp

Jan 2 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:

LeBron James was all-in for Ohio State last night:


Bears offensive lineman and Oregon alum Kyle Long saw yesterday’s win in the clouds:


Brandon McCarthy on college football’s most hallowed time-filler during broadcasts:


Panthers kicker and FSU alum Graham Gano lost a bet:


Brett Anderson on the likely logic behind FSU’s halftime performance:


Oilers captain Andrew Ference might be a genius:


Maria Sharapova, speaking on behalf of all of us:


Baron Davis gets it:


Michael Latta on playing in the Winter Classic:


Fathering advice with Drew Brees:


Troy Brouwer of the Washington Capitals after scoring the game-winning goal in the Winter Classic:


Soccer player Heather O’Reilly on the question that divides us all:


And in case you wanted some closure on that last tweet:


Former NFL player Mark Schlereth has a pretty good idea for a commercial: