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Athlon's Essential 11 Links of the Day: December 17, 2014


This is your daily links roundup of our favorite sports and entertainment posts on the web for Dec. 16:

• Skill players aren't the only ones who do well with the ladies. Just ask Georgia kicker — yep, kicker — Marshall Morgan.

Andre Iguodala made fun of Mike Conley's uncalled traveling violation in a most delightful way, although it cost him a technical. 

• Well this is awkward: Jets owner Woody Johnson favorited a "Fire John Idzik" tweet. Accidentally, he said.

A Chicago sports anchor used an interesting graphic to call for cutting ties with Jay Cutler

Steph Curry has a pure jump shot — science says so.

Larry David talked golf, Jets and the Seinfeld finale on Simmons' podcast

The Browns pretty much hung Johnny Football out to dry in his first start.

The chefs try to impress Rob Gronkowski with their sausages on tonight's "Top Chef."

• This is not a new idea, but it's well executed: A bench warmer made himself a recruiting video

Evan Turner compared himself to Jesus.

Here's a heartwarming video montage of people getting puppies for Christmas.

• There was a "rain delay" at the Nets game.

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