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:

Wizards guard John Wall and more on the news of Kyrie Irving’s season-ending knee injury:

NFL Hall of Famer Shannon Sharpe on process over results:

USMNT defender DeAndre Yedlin on USA’s wild comeback to beat the Netherlands:

Seahawks punter Jon Ryan on method acting:

Clippers guard Jamal Crawford and Celtics guard Isaiah Thomas on getting a shout-out from an idol:

Padres first baseman Cody Decker and Saints defensive end Cameron Jordan on scouting:

A’s pitcher Sean Doolittle on fitting in:

WTA player Caroline Wozniacki on crises averted:

Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney on being over it:

…or not:

Blazers center Meyers Leonard on evens splits:

And finally, Rams defensive end Chris Long on being 2 fast 2 furious:

…and 2 awake: