1. HBO’s outstanding Hard Knocks NFL documentary show is covering Bengals training camp this season, where veterans and coaches asked/forced rookie defensive tackle Terence Stephens, a Stanford alum, to sing for the team. What resulted is amazing.
2. And while we’re at it:
- President Obama said that he was "deeply disturbed" by the video showing the police shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald in Chicago. ›
- Frank Gifford's family says the NFL star had CTE, the degenerative brain disease linked to football. He died in August. ›
- And President Obama actually made his daughters laugh at the annual White House turkey pardon. ›