Happy Thursday, ladies and gentlemen! Hopefully everyone is enjoying their week and looking forward to the weekend. If there is anything I can do to add some excitement, let me say it with these few words: college football is back in just over 48 hours! That’s right, our first weekend with college football back in our lives is just around the corner and I couldn’t be happier. So let’s get right to today’s business and take a look at some of the latest headlines from around the internet to pass the time.
- Meet Amanda from Florida State University.
- Rachel Nichols has been dropped from all ESPN NBA programming and her show has been canceled.
- Colin Cowherd ripped the Dallas Cowboys for being “soft” after the latest episode of HBO’s Hard Knocks.
- These fantasy football sleepers could help you win your league championship.
- Watching Bill Gates watch himself get roasted by Chris Rock is absolutely incredible.
- JR Smith is adjusting to college life.
- Sha’Carri Richardson continued her brutal two-month stretch by starting an unnecessary feud with Allyson Felix and liking a derogatory tweet about her Jamaican rivals.
- NFL player Vinny Curry had his spleen removedand will miss the upcoming season after being diagnosed with a rare blood disorder.
- Boxing champ Jermall Charlo was arrested for stealing money from a waitress.
- An Olympic gold medalist claims their medal is peeling.
- Ink Master star Tatu Baby will be tattooing the loser of the Jake Paul-Tyron Woodley fight immediately after the fight is over.
- Here are your Round 1 tee times for the BMW Championship.
Video of the Day
All gas, no brakes for Gavin Weir 😤
He threw a no-hitter, striking out 14 to lead South Dakota to a 1-0 win.
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) August 25, 2021
Gavin Weir continues to be the breakout star of the Little League World Series, tossing a no-hitter with 14 strikeouts to help South Dakota advance. Weir was previously part of a combined no-hitter earlier in the tournament.
Food of the Day
Fresh ground beef? ✔️
Peanut butter? ✔️@motzburger is firing up that flat top to teach us how to make the iconic Duane Purvis burger 🍔🔥.
WATCH NOW 👉 https://t.co/wEC6awXFxy pic.twitter.com/aO1AxF2Ovy
— First We Feast (@firstwefeast) August 25, 2021
The Duane Purvis burger from The Triple XXX restaurant near the Purdue campus looks like the kind of burger that dreams are made of.