ESPN combed its message boards this morning to find its wittiest, boldest, most enlightening comment, and chose this one above all others ...

• "How many people did you get knocked out of the playoffs with your 'Love 'em, Hate 'em?' " — TomPalmiero

(Re: Matthew Berry's Love/Hate)

Previous ESPN Featured Comment of the Day, plus a Featured Deadspin Response or two ...

• "It's kind of like Santa's list ... who's nice and who's naughty!" — rjr3790

(Re: The Mitchell Report)

• You should do stand up man. I would have never thought of that. — Mitch Kayak

• Does that mean that Shawn Green gets a free pass? — Rory B. Bellows