July 23, 2014

NFL: Alex Karras, former NFL lineman, actor, dies at 77


DETROIT (AP) Alex Karras was one of the NFL’s most feared defensive tackles throughout the 1960s, a player who hounded quarterbacks and bulled past opposing linemen. And yet, to many people he will always be the lovable dad from the 1980s sitcom “Webster” or the big cowboy who famously punched out a horse in “Blazing [...]

Horse Racing Recap: Game On Dude made favorite for Pacific Classic

DEL MAR, Calif. (AP) – Game On Dude is the early 5-2 favorite for the $1 million Pacific Classic this weekend at Del Mar. The 5-year-old gelding trained by Hall of Famer Bob Baffert drew the No. 9 post for Sunday’s 1 1/4-mile race and will be ridden by Chantal Sutherland. Baffert also will saddle [...]

Golf Recap: Johnson clips Dufner at Colonial despite bizarre penalty on final hole


Zach Johnson (R) watches his tee shot on the third hole as Jason Dufner looks on during the final round of the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial at the Colonial Country Club on May 27, 2012 in Fort Worth, Texas. (May 26, 2012 – Source: Scott Halleran/Getty Images North America) FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — [...]