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:
- It's the third day of the Democratic National Convention. Here's where things stand 🇺🇸
- Prosecutors have dropped remaining charges against Baltimore police officers related to the death of Freddie Gray.
- Twelve states will support Obama's transgender policies in court after other states sued to block the rules.