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Athlon's Essential 11 Links of the Day: November 5, 2013


This is your daily link roundup of our favorite sports posts on the web for Nov. 5.

Kate Upton went to Melbourne for a horse racing event and looked like this. Y'all let me know if you get tired of Kate Upton. Otherwise, I'll keep the Kate links coming.

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Enjoy this "Sorry Your Team Lost" Week 9 NFL roundup. Unless your team lost. Then we're sorry.

If looks could kill, Chris Paul would be pushing up daisies courtesy of Francisco Garcia.

Terrell Davis rode in a fighter jet and passed out, much to the amusement of John Elway. Note to Elway: TD got you your two rings. Cut the guy a break, why don't you.

• Just when the Red Sox couldn't get any more annoying, they do this.

• Does it seem to you that kickers are getting insanely good? You're not wrong.

Kentucky's James Young scored an amazing own goal in the Cats' exhibition win over Montevallo. No look. Behind the back. Two points. For Montevallo.

• So, in the wake of this Richie Incognito mess, is it time for the NFL to join the U.S. military in implementing an anti-hazing policy? Some think so. Especially when it gets into outright theft.

• This is kind of brilliant. Enjoy this video of 2010 Stanford-Oregon highlights with Alex Trebek clips providing the narration.

So what were the weekend takeaways from the action in the SEC? One takeaway: Georgia needs Todd Gurley.

World Series highlights using toys (OYOs, not Legos, if you're wondering).

• Enjoy this epic hockey coach meltdown. Spoiler alert: He rips sticks out of his players' hands and hurls them onto the ice.

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