The Cherokee Kid returns
PUEBLO, Colo. (June 1, 2009) — Ryan Dirteater remembers hearing "a popping noise," in Tacoma, but the 20-year-old Cherokee from Hulbert, Okla., thought it was the bull.
That is, until he tried standing up after the bull, which had fallen on his side and trapped the second-year pro underneath it, got up and ran off. Dirteater fell back, unable to stand on his own and barely able to withstand the intense pain.
He had broken his right femur completely in half.
"It scared me," ...
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