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Athlon's Essential 11 Links of the Day: August 12, 2014


This is your daily links roundup of our favorite sports and entertainment posts on the web for August 12:

Hot celebrity alumni of the Pac-12, including yummy Oregon Duck Kaitlin Olson.

Jimmy Fallon awarded amusing superlatives to PGA Tour golfers.

This Robin Williams riff on golf has been making the rounds since yesterday's gut punch. (Language warning) And here's an interview Williams did in 2013 with Dan Patrick. One more — a guide to binge-watching Robin Williams movies.

• I lied — here's one more: Conan, Andy Richter and Will Arnett learned of Williams' death while taping Conan's show. They proceeded to pay a heartfelt tribute.

Watch a Pennsylvania sports anchor punch a guy in a Batman shirt who interrupts a live interview.

Five Cal Poly football players broke into a frat house apparently looking for Xanax.

• You've probably heard of "Garfield Without Garfield." Now, enjoy "Keeping Up with the Kardashians" without the Kardashians.

"Field of Dreams" immortalized in a butter sculpture.

• Note to self: Never wink at Diego Maradona's lady.

• A 65-year-old former bowler made a nice catch at Wrigley yesterday.

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