Davis Cup final
Spain defends its title against the Czech Republic beginning on Friday in Barcelona (Tennis Channel). The Czechs haven't been in a final since 1980, but this might not be a Spanish cakewalk. Rafael Nadal, the defending champs' best player, is struggling; he was 0--3 at the ATP World Finals last week.
Sports Jobs with Junior Seau
He's back with the Patriots, but the linebacker spent the off-season trying new careers for Versus, toiling at such thankless tasks as stadium construction worker and Dodgers batboy. (He also covered a college game for SI.com.) Judge his skills on Wednesday nights.
The Pop Culture Grid
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