The Modern NFL Has Never Seen A Draft Prospect Rise Like Joe Burrow (The Ringer) The LSU quarterback entered this season projected to be a fifth-round pick at best. Three months later, he’s being talked about as a top-10 selection. How did he get there? And what does his ascension say about the QB evaluation process?
The Unbreakable Bond Of The Naval Academy’s 23rd Company (Wall Street Journal) Graduates of the class of 1969 became officers, missionaries and heroes; at their 50-year reunion they recalled life’s challenges
Dak Prescott Won’t Second-Guess Play-Calling After Cowboys’ ‘Frustrating’ Loss (Fort Worth Star-Telegram) Prescott, who threw for 397 yards and three touchdowns, called the loss frustating and agreed it was a wasted opportunity for a statement win.
Jason Yates: Here’s How You Can Truly Thank Veterans For Their Service And Sacrifices (Fox News) If we want to honor our veterans, we must do more than say “thank you” to them once a year. We must care for them and honor their sacrifices by practicing the freedoms they’ve fought to protect.
Starting 11: LSU Finally Beats Bama Edition (Outkick) I have watched college football my entire life and I’ve never seen a better quarterback performance than what I saw from Joe Burrow today, particularly in the first half.
How Seriously Should We Take Michael Bloomberg’s Potential 2020 Run? (538) History suggests Bloomberg’s low favorability ratings would be a major obstacle to winning the nomination.
Forde-Yard Dash: It’s LSU, Joe Burrow (And Ed Orgeron) And Everybody Else (SI) Forty names, games, teams and minutiae making news in college football, where the wildfire of burnt buyout money has spread from Tallahassee to Fayetteville.
Why Biden Is Crushing It Nationally — But Slipping In Iowa And N.H. (Politico) The disparity between his national and early state poll numbers is a source of frustration for his campaign — and hope for his rivals.
LSU – Alabama Ratings Up 47 Percent From 2018 For CBS, Highest Since 2011 (Awful Announcing) LSU – Alabama was the second-most-watched regular-season college football game since 2011.
Disgraced Comedian Louis CK Is Going On A World Tour — So Much For Cancel Culture (CNBC) The real barometer of how welcome Louis CK’s return is will be the success or failure of his tour. If it sells out, then one can likely assume that he’s back in the public’s good graces. If he tells his jokes to the empty rooms of the world, then it probably means the opposite.
JuJu Smith-Schuster’s Review Of Being Covered By Jalen Ramsey: ‘So Many Cuss Words’ (Yahoo! Sports) Jalen Ramsey is well-known for his unceasing trash talk.
Jamie Lee Curtis Opens Up About Being 20 Years Sober, Going Public With Her Addiction (Variety) Curtis opens up about first getting sober and how she’s maintained her recovery for two decades while working in Hollywood.