Mongo Dies

The guy who knocks out a horse in the movie Blazing Saddles has passed at 77.  Alex Karrass, who was best know as a Detroit Lion and had a second career as an actor.  If you have never seen Paper Lion, you need to put it on your bucket list of movies to watch.  He appeared in many movies and was part of the cast of “Webster”  He has suffered from Dementia, Stomach Cancer and Kidney disease.  He is part of a movement to make professional football safer and one of hundreds who had filed suit against the NFL for what he beleived caused most of his illness.  PC patti@wqsb.com