Talking Points: Celebrate with a cheerleader



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Who wouldn’t want to celebrate a touchdown by hugging a Dallas Cowboys cheerleader? Even if you’re wearing the opposing team’s uniform.

It was OK for Buffalo Bills receiver David Nelson on Sunday, who scored a TD then ran to the other end of the field at Cowboys Stadium to hug not just any cheerleader — but his girlfriend.

It was reported that even the Cowboys fans cheered this move.

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If college basketball on an aircraft carrier wasn’t enough to get you going, how about ESPN’s 24-hour marathon of college hoops.

Tune to ESPN — beginning with Washington State at Gonzaga — at 9 p.m. Monday through 6 p.m. Tuesday and you’ll see a game.

As always, bonus points for watching games with 1 a.m., 3 a.m. and 5 a.m. West Coast tip times.

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