• Line of the week
New Tennessee coach Derek Dooley addressed South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier's intimation that the Vols dropped North Carolina from their schedule out of fear: "I guess I wouldn't be an offical member of the SEC if Coach Spurrier hasn't taken a shot at our program."
THE FINE PRINT: Miami will open the 2010--11 NBA season in Boston. ESPN will host a one-hour special in which LeBron decides where he'll go for chowder.
Now Hear This
Listen to the podcasts at danpatrick.com/interviews
1. Josh Hamilton discusses his new approach to hitting.
2. Tony Stewart on NASCAR's maligned Chase format.