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Colin Kaepernick Has A Checklist Colin Kaepernick Has A Checklist

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Sept. 01, 2014

Colin Kaepernick Has A Checklist

The 49ers' quarterback has made good sport out of confounding the public. There is no ambiguity, however, about his goals

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Oh, Say Should We Sing? Oh, Say Should We Sing?

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March 25, 1996

Oh, Say Should We Sing?

Playing the national anthem is a vestige of wartime fervor. So why is it still a part of U.S. sports events?

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Going Fishing With The Kid Going Fishing With The Kid

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Aug. 21, 1967

Going Fishing With The Kid

No longer a splinter, Ted Williams is just as splendid—and brash—as ever when he turns his skill against another worthy opponent, the leaping tarpon of the Florida Keys

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The High Price Of Hard Living The High Price Of Hard Living

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Feb. 27, 1995

The High Price Of Hard Living

Reckless years in the fast lane, fueled by alcohol and cocaine, have cost former New York Met phenoms Darryl Strawberry and Dwight Gooden the prime years of their careers

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PUPPIES, POISON IVY AND A DASHING DUKE PUPPIES, POISON IVY AND A DASHING DUKE

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Nov. 15, 1989

PUPPIES, POISON IVY AND A DASHING DUKE

The first SI was a far cry—in both form and substance—from the one we now publish, but we have always been guided by Henry Luce's promise to cover sport with heart and humor

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