“I and thousands of my peers growing up in Detroit in the 60's idlolized Alex Karras. My fondest memories are; my high School football coach handing me a pair of his hand me down spikes. I couldn't find a pair to fit my big feet, let alone afford them. The next was sitting in the cheap seats at Olympia Stadium watching the Big Event. Rest In Peace.
“Mrs. Karras, My heart goes out to you at the loss of your husband. I recently lost my husband of 47 years and I know your pain. Keeping you and your family in my prayers.
“TO THE KARRAS FAMILY; IM SO SORRY THAT ALEX PASSED AWAY HE WAS MY FAVORITE ACTOR AND WITH THE LAST NAME LIKE THAT IT SOUNDS GREEK,WELL REST IN PEACE, ALEX
“To Alex Karras,
You were a great job actor. When I saw on the sitcom Webster starring Emmanuel Lewis you made me laugh. My prayers go out to your wife Susan Clark. Lisa Weiner
“Warm and wonderful Alex, May you rest in the arms of angels. We will always remember you. Valarie "Hawkins"Green Lori "Hawkins" Todd
“I will always have fond memories of our time together
Post-gridiron acting included 'Webster' LOS ANGELES Alex Karras, an All-Pro defensive tackle for the Detroit Lions who later worked as a "Monday Night Football" co-host and parlayed his hulking strength into a Hollywood acting career, died Wednesday. He was 77. Mr. Karras died at his...Read More