Uncontested moved on down the Kentucky Derby trail, Lockdown showed promise among the Oaks contenders and Green Gratto posted a minor upset amongst the sprinters during the long holiday weekend. Sandiva sparkled in Gulfstream Park's elite turf racing as preparations continued in South Florida for the $12 million Pegasus World Cup Invitational, now less than two weeks off. Uncontested was right up front in Monday's $150,000 Smarty Jones as Oaklawn Park's Arkansas Derby series got underway and easily drew off through a short stretch run to win by daylight, well geared down. Uncontested, with Channing Hill up for trainer Wayne Catalano, ran 1 mile in the slop in 1:36.32, scoring his second win from three starts.
The Broncos best defenders are still receiving accolades. Outside linebacker Von Miller and cornerback Aqib Talib were named part of the 2016 All-NFL team, as voted by the Pro Football Writers of America. Three teams other than Denver have two members on the 27-player team -” the Raiders, Rams and Giants. The Falcon have three selections, while the Chiefs and Cowboys outshone the other teams with four. This is Miller's third consecutive season on the team, one of only two outside linebackers selected; the other is Falcons' Vic Beasley . With Miller leading the AFC with 13.5 sacks, forcing three fumbles, and making 78 tackles, it's no surprise he's also in contention for Defensive Player of the