File this under news you didn’t need, but possibly are now marginally glad that you know:

Vikings players carried various items to their dorms during training camp check-in day Thursday, but the one item that caught my eye above all else was a massive blanket hauled by safety Harrison Smith. I mentioned it on Twitter, and speculation immediately began that players would be building blanket forts during camp. Alas, per Smith: “My mom got me that blanket for Christmas, and it’s the softest blanket I’ve ever felt. I figured I might as well bring it along.”

Mystery solved.

‘TEXSa’ The Texas football media guide listed its website as TexsaSports.com, and Oklahoma fans jumped on the domain name to make fun of their rivals.

even split Reading online comments from Mariners fans, it seems as though it’s an even split when it comes to the Kendrys Morales trade.