LNW: Sports

Lakeland News Watch

Likewise, the Bears see the Floridia connection as both a help and a hindrance Sunday.

“I probably have more of a headache because I am getting more calls from friends and family,” said (tight end Desmond ) Clark, who is from Lakeland, Fla.

Clark said everyone has some distraction related to the Super Bowl.

“My man Gabe (tight end Gabe Reid) is from Samoa, and he has family down here,” Clark said. — Arlington Heights, IL Daily Herald

Yes, they misspelled Florida. But only once.

Classic weekend makes a hole in one for education — The overall winner for this year’s Memorial was Ed Freeland of Lakeland. — Ocala.com