(UPDATE: Speak of the devil, Roosevelt has been named to the Fred Biletnikoff Award watch list, presented annually to the top receiver in college football.)
-New developments in the Patrick Kane-Taxi Driver story. Kane has hired Paul Cambria to defend him and is still giving out autographs. Oh yeah, and the cab driver in the incident doesn’t have a valid driver’s license.
-The Maine Hockey Journal thinks the Grier signing all but means Tim Kennedy and Nathan Gerbe will start the season with the Portland Pirates. They also don’t think GMDR is done signing players for the farm team.
-Ryan’s been a literary fiend the last couple days, so expect a few more “Reading With the Roost” posts before all’s said and done.
-And, finally, as the NFL regular season draws near, fantasy football leagues are beginning to draft. The Talented Mr. Roto has some tips that may or may not help you in your quest for fantasy dominance.
(Disclaimer: Our 7th Annual Fig Nuts Fantasy Football Draft is scheduled for Aug. 22…and I still owe Ryan $20).