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Today’s episode of BR5 gets you up to date with everything from Tebow going to prom to Kate Upton going to Oklahoma.
This past weekend, Iowa high school senior, Rachel Bird, took a cardboard cutout to her senior prom. The cutout was of backup QB extraordinaire and all-around good guy, Tim Tebow.
Former NFL QB, Brett Favre will be forced to testify in court involving explicit text messages allegedly sent to two New York Jets massage therapists. The two massage therapists allege that they were fired from their part-time positions after complaining about sexism and inappropriate behavior. A spokesperson for the Jets said the lawsuit is without merit.
Kate Upton has recently appeared in a number of viral videos. One video features the supermodel along with Oklahoma City Thunder's James Harden and Kevin Durant in 'Take a Supermodel to Work Day'. The video is a well disguised commercial for Skull Candy that features flashes of comedic talent from Upton.
New York Knicks forward Amar’e Stoudemire is expected to be out for Game 3 of their series with the Heat. After losing Game 2, Stoudemire took his frustration out on a glass-enclosed fire extinguisher which resulted in stitches for Amar'e. The fire extinguisher, itself, has taken to Twitter to voice it's thoughts.
ESPN the Magazine recently released its annual Money Issue. This issue discusses the top earners in the world of sports. Topping the list includes such staples as Kobe Bryant, Manny Pacquiao, and Alex Rodriguez.