California Lives: Every Thursday, read an obituary of a notable Californian from the archives

Bubba Smith | 1970

Bubba Smith, defensive end for the Baltimore Colts, stops No. 30 Carl Garrett, running back of the Patriots, with a two-yard gain as the Colts scored a 27-3 victory in Baltimore on Oct. 26, 1970. A tough Baltimore defense held the Patriots to 45 yards on the ground and minus-65 yards in the air with four pass interceptions. See obituary Associated Press