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ESPYs review: Danica Patrick's spinout, Aaron Rodgers' mustache, Jim Kelly's words and more

ESPYs review: Danica Patrick's spinout, Aaron Rodgers' mustache, Jim Kelly's words and more

Poor Danica Patrick.

One crash is usually all it takes to end her day. As host of the ESPY Awards on ABC Wednesday, the former racer had to keep going as joke after joke fell apart on impact — and without so much as a helmet to protect her.

Digs at Cleveland, Astros second baseman Jose Altuve’s height, Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr.’s hair and the U.S. men’s soccer team not qualifying for the World Cup were sophomoric. A joke about the 76ers’ Ben Simmons dating Kendall Jenner approached mediocrity.

But Patrick truly lost her way venturing into edgier material.

“We have to mention the elephant in the room. It’s time to talk about the national anthem controversy,”...

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