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DENVER, CO - DECEMBER 8: Wide receiver Wes Welker #83 of the Denver Broncos hauls in a second quarter pass against the Tennessee Titans at Sports Authority Field Field at Mile High on December 8, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Five Alternate Theories As To How Wes Welker May Have Accidentally Taken Drugs At The Kentucky Derby

Wes Welker had a wild time at the Kentucky Derby earlier this year, and that jaunt into party town just cost him a whole lot of money and some bad (but hilarious) press.

09/03/2014

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14 Hilarious Reactions to Wes Welker’s Suspension On Twitter

Here are the top 14 funniest reactions to Wes Welker’s suspension on Twitter.

09/03/2014

California Chrome #2, ridden by Victor Espinoza, walks down the track after losing the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 7, 2014 in Elmont, New York. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: No Room For Sour Grapes At The Belmont

California Chrome’s owner apologized Monday for criticizing the winning horse’s team after Chrome finished fourth in the bid for the Triple Crown. Immediately after the race, Steve Coburn called some fellow owners cowards for not […]

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Steve Coburn apologizes after lashing out after California Chrome loses the bid for the Triple Crown at Belmont Stakes.

California Chrome’s Co-Owner Apologizes For Post-Race Rant After Losing Triple Crown Bid

California Chrome co-owner Steve Coburn said he’s ashamed of his post-race rant that made headlines after his horse lost the bid for the Triple Crown at Saturday’s Belmont Stakes.

06/09/2014

California Chrome #2, ridden by Victor Espinoza, walks down the track after losing the 146th running of the Belmont Stakes at Belmont Park on June 7, 2014 in Elmont, New York. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

California Chrome Fails In Bid For Triple Crown

California Chrome has failed in his bid to win the first Triple Crown in 36 years.

06/07/2014

California Chrome #3, ridden by Victor Espinoza, races to the finishline to win the 139th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 17, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Molly Riley / Stringer)

California Chrome Expected To End Triple-Crown Drought At Belmont Stakes

California Chrome, the popular horse that’s made his way into mainstream America, will try to end horse racing’s 36-year Triple Crown drought at Saturday’s Belmont Stakes.

06/06/2014

California Chrome #3, ridden by Victor Espinoza, races to the finishline to win the 139th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 17, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Molly Riley / Stringer)

California Chrome Reportedly Gets OK To Use Nasal Strip In Triple Crown Bid

The three-year-old colt has worn a srip during the Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes, and every race during this current six race winning spree, but could have been held from the June 7 Belmont Stakes in New York if not allowed to wear the strips across his nose that helps improve breathing.

05/19/2014

California Chrome #3, ridden by Victor Espinoza, crosses the finishline to win the 139th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 17, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

California Chrome Wins The Preakness; Sets Sights On Triple Crown

With a victory in the Belmont on June 7, California Chrome will become the 12th Triple Crown winner in horse racing history and the first since Affirmed in 1978.

05/17/2014

The field breaks the gate at the start of the 138th running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 18, 2013 in Baltimore, Maryland. (credit: Molly Riley/Getty Images)

11 Weirdest Names Of Horses That Won The Preakness

We here at CBS Local Sports have taken an interest in the names of horses who have won the Preakness Stakes. While most are pretty stately (kudos Knight of Ellerslie, 1884), others are, well, pretty weird. Behold the 11 weirdest names of horses that have won the Preakness…

05/17/2014

Trainer Art Sherman pets his horse Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome following a morning workout in preparation for the 139th Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course on May 14, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Rob Carr/Getty Images

Bay Area Trainer Prepares Kentucky Derby Winner California Chrome For Preakness Stakes

Trainer Art Sherman said he is enjoying the spotlight, after having trained horses at smaller tracks in the Bay Area for years.

05/16/2014

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