Talk about a wild, wild two weeks of professional sports. Not only did we have the opening of training camps and Media Day in the NBA, we also got upsets and game-winning bombs in college football, and four or five mesmerizing performances in the NFL. Cleveland, with all of that newfound sporting celebrity, is in the middle of it all. The football team is looking solid, pounding Pittsburgh to go to 3-2. But Johnny Manziel is still making headlines, dropping heat on the ‘gram, and generally keeping us interested enough to tune in even when he isn’t on the field.
Then there’s the basketball team, the real gem of the city. They recently went through their first action together, setting the tone for the season by abusing a foreign power at home and then beating LeBron‘s old ‘mates, the Heat. Scary thought for the NBA, but the team is already gelling and looking good together.
Cleveland’s activities might’ve been the highlights used most often on SportsCenter but we can’t forget about showing love to Arizona State’s Hail Mary game-winner against USC or a couple of awesome Ric Flair-inspired touchdown dances in the NFL. Style Points at The Drop isn’t about what you do. It’s all about how you do it. The Cowboys win again to go to 5-1? That’s great. They haven’t been good in what seems like 100 years. But by winning in overtime thanks to a Dez Bryant catch that looked like something straight out of a video game? And then beating Seattle? Have all these style points.
Everyone featured here went above and beyond the call of duty these past few weeks. In this week’s Style Points: LeBron, Kyrie, Kevin Love, and Johnny Manziel are Setting the Tone in Cleveland. Check it out.
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