Sideline chatter: Nothing better than beating ’em and taking their money

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The Seattle Times

Texas A&M, Notre Dame and Nebraska — college football bluebloods — got taken down in Week 2 by supposed cannon fodder Appalachian State, Marshall and Georgia Southern. Even worse, they each had to cough up $1 million-plus in appearance fees to the teams that beat them. Well, as mom always used to say, “Don’t play with your food!” Headlines— At TheNeedling.com: “Seattle still choked with smoke after Russell Wilson attempts to cook at Lumen Field.” — At TheOnion.com: “Referees call for replay to admire great call.” Jordan Rule$Somebody got the shirt off Michael Jordan’s back — but it cost them $…

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