Let Isiah Thomas Manage The Phillies!S

• Soccer players are manly.
• Much genius happening on the ESPN Conversation boards.
• Please do not make noise, fan.
• Tom Brady is selective about his in-flight movies.
Good week for Isiah.
Get after it, football fans.
• Somebody tag Holliday.
• How to win a starting job.
Goodbye, Walt Jocketty.
• Clint Hurdle, romantic.
• It is not sunny in Philadelphia. At all.
• Hey, football's going on too.

All right: BUSY week. Your weekend boss is Unsilent Majority, who has plenty on his plate as well. We're gonna be writing the Times column all weekend, so we anticipate even less sleep. We'll see you Monday.