Happy Birthday: Cristiano Ronaldo!
Happy Anniversary: Eli Manning! In 2011 he was named Super Bowl XLVI MVP.
Happy Birthday: Lawrence Taylor!
Happy Anniversary: Jeremy Lin! In 2012 he scored 25 points with 5 assists, leading to a Knicks win over the Nets and kicking of "Linsanity."
Happy Trails: Lakers trading Dwight Howard! Lakers general Manager Mitch Kupchak denied the reports.
Happy Birthday: Tyler Seguin!
Happy Anniversary: Pau Gasol! In 2008 he was traded from the Grizzlies to the Lakers.
Happy Trails: Donald Driver! He announced his retirement after playing 14 seasons in the NFL.
Happy Birthday: Davey Johnson!
Happy Anniversary: John Riggins! In 1983 he rushed for a Super Bowl record 166 yards when the Redskins beat the Dolphins in Super Bowl XVII.
Happy Trails: Ashley Judd and Dario Franchitti! The couple announced they are separating.
Happy Birthday: Oprah Winfrey!
Happy Anniversary: Kurt Warner! In 2010 he retired from the NFL.
Happy Trails: Rob Ryan being defensive coordinator for the St. Louis Rams! Rams management said that Ryan would not be a good fit with the team.
Happy Birthday: Gregg Popovich!
Happy Anniversary: Ray Lewis! In 2001 he was named Super Bowl XXXV MVP.
Happy Birthday: Alicia Keys!
Happy Anniversary: Jerome Lane! In 1988 he shattered the backboard during a PITT/Providence game.
Happy Trails: Steve Spagnuolo! He was fired as the Saints' defensive coordinator.
Happy Birthday: Brian Cushing!
Happy Anniversary: Brett Favre! In 2010 the Vikings lost to the Saints in the NFC Championship game.
Happy Trails: Raven's touching or taking pictures with the Lombardi Trophy! Ray Lewis has forbid his Raven's teammate from touching or taking pictures with the trophy, until after Super Bowl XLVII.
Happy Birthday: Pat Haden!
Happy Anniversary: B.J. Raji! In 2011 his interception against the Bears sealed the NFC Championship for the Packers.
Happy Trails: New Orleans Hornets! They will now be known as the New Orleans Pelicans.
Happy Birthday: Greg Oden!
Happy Anniversary: Kobe Bryant! In 2006 he scored 81 points against the Raptors.
Happy Birthday: Jonathan Quick!
Happy Anniversary: Tony Dungy and Lovie Smith! In 2006 they became the first two African American head coaches two coach each other at Super Bowl XLI.
Happy Trails: Earl Weaver, 1930-2013 and Stan Musial 1920-2013.
Happy Birthday: Mark Messier!
Happy Anniversary: Rod Marinelli! In 2006 he was named the Lions new head coach.
Happy Trails: Alvin Gentry! He was fired as the Phoenix Suns head coach.
Happy Birthday: Dwyane Wade!
Happy Anniversary: Marcos Baghdatis! In 2012 he smashed four rackets during the Australian Open.
Happy Trails: Lance Armgstrong's bronze medal! The IOC is asking Armstrong to return the bronze medal he won during the 2000 Olympics.
Happy Birthday: Joe Flacco and Jim Caldwell!
Happy Anniversary: Mark Sanchez! In 2011 he led the Jets to a playoff win over the Patriots.
Happy Birthday: Pitbull!
Happy Anniversary: Jacksonville Jaguars! In 2000 they beat the Dolphins 62-7 in a playoff game.
Happy Trails: Chargers head coach vacancy! They hired Mike McCoy.
Happy Birthday: LL Cool J.
Happy Anniversary: Alex Smith! In 2012 he led the 49ers to a playoff win over the Saints.
Happy Trails: Kevin O'Neill! He was fired as USC's head basketball coach.
Happy Birthday: Keith Richards!
Happy Anniversary: monkey! In 2011 a monkey rode on the back of a dog during the halftime of a Patriots/Broncos game.
Happy Trails: Jim Boeheim milestone! He got his 900th career win after Syracuse beat Detroit.
Happy Birthday: Manny Pacquiao!
Happy Anniversary: Nate Thompson! In 2008 he missed an open net goal during an Islanders/New York Rangers game.
Happy Birthday: Jim Leyland!
Happy Anniversary: Terrell Owens! In 2002 he celebrated a touchdown by taking the pom poms of a 49ers cheerleader and shaking them.
Happy Birthday: Rex Ryan and Rob Ryan!
Happy Anniversary: Andy Reid! In 1971 he won the Punt, Pass and Kick competition.
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