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Speaking Of John Madden...
The legendary analyst will serve as a special advisor (with no pay) to NFL commissioner Roger Goddell. I'm sure Madden reads Hot Clicks on his bus, so I'd like to offer him some advice on what his first order of business should be. John, please tell the commish that offering blacked-out games on NFL.com is completely and totally useless when the games won't be available until midnight of each Sunday. Thanks.
Best Time Of The MLB Season
And it's not because pennant races are heating up. It's because this is the time of year when veterans make rookies dress up in ridiculous outfits as a lighthearted hazing ritual. Above is Rays pitcher David Price, who, if he shaved, actually could've been a candidate for the lead photo in Hot Clicks.
Joe Wilson's outburst toward President Obama the other night has inspired Bleacher Report to look at the most famous hecklers in sports history.
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E-Mail Of The Day
Ryan Scopelliti, of Fairfield, Conn., says, "Jimmy, you've gotta put something funny up about how ridiculous the announcers were during last night's game. Not only were they blatantly rooting for the Steelers, but what was with  Collinsworth and Polomalu??? Are they dating? It was ridiculous." I'm way ahead of you, Ryan.
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Sports Video Of The Day
Via BustedCoverage.com, check out Titans wide receiver Justin Gage having some fun at the expense of a Steelers fan.
Raiders Video Of The Day
Richard Seymour must be watching this on a loop these days. (Thanks to John, of Detroit, for the link.)
David Letterman Video Of The Day
We try to keep things light and fun in Hot Clicks, but the anniversary of Sept. 11 has to be acknowledged. David Letterman was the first television performer to return to the airwaves after the tragedy and his opening will never be forgotten.
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