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Alex Karras Dies at 77, NFL Defensive Tackle

If you are a fan of classic 1960s and 1970s football, I am sure you are aware of who Alex Karras was. Alex Karras was a well-known NFL player for the Detroit Lions, who unfortunately passed away today (October 10th, 2012). In 1958, Karras (from Gary, Indiana) joined the NFL and was drafted to the Detroit Lions, taking the position …

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Alex Karras Only Has Days To Live

Alex Karras, the former Detroit Lion and star of “Webster”, has been given days to live by his doctors after it was determined he is dying of kidney failure. Karras also suffers from dementia and has been engaged in a lawsuit with the NFL regarding the way head injuries were treated when he was playing. His wife, actress Susan Clark, …

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