With controversies off the field and officiating fiascos on it, the NFL is in desperate need of a change of topic. So, this is an opportune time for Peyton Manning to be the top story.
Off the field, brothers Ma’ake Kemoeatu, an ex-Baltimore Raven, and Chris Kemoeatu, an ex-Pittsburgh Steeler, are closer than close. When Chris needed a kidney transplant, his older brother stepped in.
This is not the type of miracle Billy Beane had in mind, and not the type of run that inspires movie producers.
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Mojave, which rides the explosive running of Ty Flanagan, and Sierra Vista, which features a big-play defense, are meeting in a battle of unbeatens.
If timing is everything, then a tip of the hat to Parx Racing for its wise scheduling of the Pennsylvania Derby and Cotillion on Saturday.
How the Las Vegas drivers performed in the various NASCAR series.
Good news. The weather forecast in Las Vegas calls for at least a couple of clouds over the next few days, so we won’t have to feel guilty about spending most of our weekend inside watching football.
NFL records against the spread, over/under
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