Showing 1 - 10 of 94 Stories for Alex Hawkins
Jerry Richardson quit the Baltimore Colts over a $250 raise in 1961, parlayed a hamburger stand into a fortune, and now could end up owning an NFL team
ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE
Two-hundred twenty-pound junior Tackle John Kompara is being touted as the best anywhere and certainly junior Halfbacks King Dixon and Alex Hawkins have ...
THE MAKINGS OF A NEW PRO DYNASTY
After the rout of the Bears, Alex Hawkins, who plays on the Baltimore punt-and kickoff-return teams, sat happily in front of his locker. "I wasn't surprised," he said.
Heirs to U
There may be QBs as tough as John Unitas, but in today's NFL none have the same freedom to run the offense--nor can they expect to get it
AN AURA OF DESTINY
Unitas passed to Willie Richardson for a first down, passed to Alex Hawkins for another, was hit throwing his next pass but still got the ball into wobbling flight ...
A PAIR FIT TO BE TIED
With the Baltimore offensive line performing nobly, he had time to throw and found Alex Hawkins on the first play from scrimmage with a 22-yard pass.
The Best There Ever Was
For the author—a Baltimore native and future sportswriter—the Colts’ quarterback was more than a boyhood hero. He was an inspiration for the entire city
HOW THE COLTS MET TRIUMPH—AND DISASTER
I made Alex Hawkins captain of the special teams—the teams for punting, kicking off and punt and kickoff returns—and we began to grade them as carefully as ...
Myron Cope 1929--2008
Indeed, two of his best articles for SI were primarily in the voices of others: a hilarious piece that Cope cowrote in 1970 with Alex Hawkins about ...