Head trauma can be life-threatening, particularly to older people. In 2015, Tom Green, then 65, faced such a threat as he clung to life in a Baltimore hospital after a freak accident.
Most endurance runners are well acquainted with the idea of a gradual ramp-up of speed and distance over several months. In other words, they know that going from the couch to a seven-minute-mile 10-miler in a week is a recipe for disaster.
The Chicago Cubs made history last week, winning the World Series for the first time since 1908 with a dramatic, extra-inning win over the Cleveland Indians, 8-7.
In a total reversal of Auburn’s season opening loss to Clemson, Gus Malzahn’s offense exploded for over 700 yards en route to a 51-14 victory over the Arkansas State Red Wolves.
Of all the players who did not see much action for Auburn on Saturday against No. 2 Clemson, Kamryn Pettway’s absence was perhaps the most noticeable.