Showing 1 - 10 of 119 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 ...
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
FOR BETTER, FOR WORSE
Spinney's teammate Alex Sandusky once threw a live bat into a room where the .... Coach Don Shula called Alex Hawkins with the warning: Don Shinnick wants ...
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 ...
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 ...
The flanker is Alex Hawkins, a refugee from the Colt specialty teams. Emerging from the shadow of Chicago's Mike Ditka is Tight End Billy Martin. He did not ...