Doug is in Hawaii, so you Warm Up watchers are stuck with me for the next week and a half


Mike Patrick was arguably the No. 1 play-by-play voice across all of college sports during his 36-year run with ESPN, which ended on Wednesday. You may remember his Britney Spears moment from the 2007 Georgia-Alabama game. What you may not remember is what happened next: the exact opposite ending to the national title game a decade later.

“Williams, go in for Smith!”
“Hang on, Coach. We’ve got to finish our skit first.”

I don’t drink coffee, but if I did I’d probably pay $20 for a cup… once. Especially if the company was buying.

This was the game winner to give the USA the gold medal over Canada in women’s hockey.

And here’s how one Canadian reacted to receiving silver. Respect.

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National columnist - Zach joined the staff in 2012...and has been attempting to improve Doug and Scott's writing ability ever since (to little avail). Outside of football season, you can find him watching the San Antonio Spurs reading Game of Thrones fan theories.