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COL BKB: Memphis 70, LSU 61

TUPELO, Miss., Nov. 21 (UPI) -- Wesley Witherspoon pumped in 20 points and grabbed seven rebounds Sunday, propelling No. 19 Memphis to a 70-61 victory over Louisiana State.

Hall of Fame's Jackson jersey a fake

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y., Oct. 4 (UPI) -- The Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., said its Chicago White Sox jersey purported to have been worn by "Shoeless" Joe Jackson was revealed as a fake.
MJ's dad files wrongful death suit

MJ's dad files wrongful death suit

LOS ANGELES, June 26 (UPI) -- Joe Jackson's lawyer said he filed a wrongful death lawsuit in Los Angeles Friday against his late son Michael's personal physician, court records show.
Michael Jackson death: Joe blames mother

Michael Jackson death: Joe blames mother

LOS ANGELES, June 13 (UPI) -- Michael Jackson's father, Joe, says he blames mother Katherine for Michael's death.
Dad: I didn't know about MJ's drug use

Dad: I didn't know about MJ's drug use

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Michael Jackson's father, Joe, says he wasn't aware the U.S. pop star was using drugs before his death in June at the age of 50.
Michael Jackson's burial postponed

Michael Jackson's burial postponed

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 20 (UPI) -- Michael Jackson's father, Joe, says the U.S. pop star's burial in California has been postponed two days.
Jackson's dad sought pay to be at memorial

Jackson's dad sought pay to be at memorial

GARY, Ind., Aug. 14 (UPI) -- Michael Jackson's father asked their hometown of Gary, Ind., to pay him and others $5,000 to attend a memorial for the late pop singer, city documents show.
Joe Jackson denies abuse allegations

Joe Jackson denies abuse allegations

LOS ANGELES, July 21 (UPI) -- Joe Jackson denies allegations he abused his late U.S. pop singer son Michael and has plans to guide the show business careers of the star's three children.
Dad: Jackson wasn't ready for 50 shows

Dad: Jackson wasn't ready for 50 shows

LOS ANGELES, July 13 (UPI) -- Joe Jackson says he doesn't believe his pop singer son, Michael, was ready to start his upcoming 50-date London concert series when he died.
Jackson remembered in Indiana hometown

Jackson remembered in Indiana hometown

GARY, Ind., July 11 (UPI) -- More than 30 of Michael Jackson's family members attended an honorary event to the late pop singer in his hometown of Gary, Ind., event organizers say.
Joe Jackson: 'I have a lot of concerns'

Joe Jackson: 'I have a lot of concerns'

LOS ANGELES, June 28 (UPI) -- Pop icon Michael Jackson's father said in Los Angeles Sunday he has "a lot of concerns" about the way his son died but he declined to discuss them in detail.

NBA: Golden State 119, Atlanta 114

OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 17 (UPI) -- Jamal Crawford scored six points in an eight-point, fourth-quarter run Friday night that brought the Golden State Warriors a 119-114 win over Atlanta.
Auction: DiMaggio's jersey, Jackson's bat

Auction: DiMaggio's jersey, Jackson's bat

NEW YORK, April 7 (UPI) -- New York auction house Sotheby's says a uniform worn by Yankees legend Joe DiMaggio during his 1936 rookie season will be among items auctioned this month.

Shatner kicks off 'Living in TVLand'

NEW YORK, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Cable's TV Land network announced Tuesday it will kick off a fresh season of "Living in TV Land" with "William Shatner in Concert."

Joe Jackson crashes Rap Bowl concert

DETROIT, Feb. 4 (UPI) -- The most bizarre moment of "The Rap Bowl" at the Palace of Auburn Hills came courtesy of Joe Jackson, the patriarch of the musical Jackson family.
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Joe Jackson
Joe Jackson appears backstage at the 48th Annual Grammy Awards at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on February 8, 2006. (UPI Photo/Phil McCarten)..
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Joe "Joey" Jackson (born May 7, 1950) is a former professional football player. He played for the New York Jets and Minnesota Vikings as a defensive end. He finished second in quarterback sacks as a rookie. He is currently an evangelist to athletes and conference speaker to christian mens groups throughout the United States.

He attended and played for the New Mexico State University and also elected to the New Mexico State University hall of fame. He was later pick in the 5th round of the 1972 NFL Draft by the New York Jets. He was in the Superstar Sports Magazine all rookie team.

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