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The first man to win the Boston and the New York 26-milers in the same year has fought through cancer and is on track to go the distance one more time
Bill Rodgers, Marathoner October 29, 1979
Though he turned 50 last December, Bill Rodgers still looks strikingly like the man who was the preeminent marathoner in the world two ...
WANT ONE FOR THE ROAD? TRY BILL
Confine Bill Rodgers to a track and he can be beaten now and then. But point him toward the open road, six or 16 or 26 miles of asphalt strewn ...
MASTERY AND MYSTERY
MASTERY AND MYSTERY. Bill Rodgers (above) tied the record with a third straight Boston Marathon victory, but who was first to finish the full ...
The Master List
The 50 greatest sports figures of the century from each of the 50 states
RUSH HOUR IN THE BIG APPLE
Kobe<br />Bryant .... horde of 11,553 started the New York Marathon, but, for the fourth straight year, Bill Rodgers was all by himself at the finish.
A GENTLE RADICAL WHO RUNS SCARED
Bill Rodgers' marathons go one of two ways. He wins without distress, finishing minutes ahead of the best runners in the world, as he did at ...
TIGER TAKES AN ILL-TIMED WALK...THE SAUERBRUN REPORT... SPITTING MAD ABOUT THE ALOMAR INCIDENT ...SONNY VACCARO'S LARGESSE...FAREWELL TO A RUNNING INSTITUTION
It was Bill Rodgers who put the Eliot on the map. In 1975, after the first of his four Boston wins, Rodgers was asked how he planned to celebrate. "I'm going to the ...
Eyes Of The Storm
When Tennessee's whirlwind of a coach, Pat Summitt, hits you with her steely gaze, you get a dose of the intensity that has carried the Lady Vols to five NCAA titles