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This particular money shot belongs to Emily Brydon, who, in her 13th and final season, finally made the podium (2nd place) in her native Canada at the Lake Louise Women's World Cup Downhill race. Bully for her.
But I suspect the champagne toasts we'll be talking about today belong to the coaches of undefeated teams: Mack Brown and Nick Saban. And Brian Kelly, and Gary Patterson, and Chris Petersen. Oh, don't you worry. We'll get to that soon.
Better Late Than Never For Brydon In Canada [Toronto Star]
Thanks to the Young Manhattanite crew for running the place yesterday. Now why does it smell like Michelob and media circlejerk, and why do all the Facebook commenters have stars? What the hell happened?