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Some Chargers suggested Richard Sherman was "exposed" in the Seahawks' 30-21 loss. Was he? Meanwhile, can RG III recover to become a top QB? Answer these and more Week 2 Q's: Vote! »AP Photo/Denis Poroy
You've got to be some combination of strong, fast and (most of all) tough to play rugby, but don't discount smarts. Arkansas State University scrumhalf Mike Baska decided to use his head in a recent match against the University of Arkansas, pulling off a sweet move that had the crowd hollering:
That's pretty slick. Speaking of toughness, Baska gets roughed up a bit after he actually does decide to pass, but we're sure it was worth it.
The NFL's second Sunday has come and gone, and both Washingtons made big news. The D.C. version saw its team lose quarterback Robert Griffin III to an ankle injury -- but win in big fashion anyway behind Kirk Cousins. The team from the state of Washington, meanwhile, was stunned in a 30-21 loss to the Chargers, with cornerback Richard Sherman being called out by San Diego players. What do you make of the week's major storylines?
The UEFA Champions League group stage is upon us, with Real Madrid aiming to defend its 2014 title; Barcelona, Bayern Munich and Chelsea looking to add to recent championships; and a number of other hopefuls trying to attain European glory. First, of course, all of these teams must advance to the knockout stage. What are your picks for group winners and second-place finishers? Cast your votes below!
Fuzzy animals = bliss. Fuzzy animals and sports? Even better.
Given those facts, we present you with these 134 wonderful seconds, via Andi Dzilums on YouTube, during which a baby bear -- after wandering onto a green at a British Columbia golf course -- discovers the flagstick, dances with it, then proceeds to steal someone's ball because, "WHOA, IT'S ROUND AND I CAN FIT IT IN MY MOUTH!!!"
The cuteness is undisputed. The only question is who had more fun, this bear or the tiger and lion that met the Toronto Blue Jays.