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Revved Up and Running
Whether accelerating in the open field or hurtling over for a touchdown or—surprise!—catching passes, Billy Sims has powered the Lions to lopsided wins over L.A. and Green Bay
The Roots Of Greatness
Motivated by the preachings of a noble mama and propelled by his mighty legs, Earl Campbell has left plank-shack poverty far behind. But the man who was the NFL rushing leader as a rookie never forgets to look back
The Class of Their Class
Eric Dickerson, Curt Warner and Dan Marino are the cream of the NFL's deepest crop of rookies ever
SIMS LIKE OLD TIMES AT NORMAN
In his final regular-season game, Billy Sims shredded Nebraska for 247 yards, leading Oklahoma to a win and the Orange Bowl.
RUNNING FOR THE VOTE
The race is on: the incumbent, Oklahoma's Billy Sims, who won the 1978 Heisman, vs. the worthy opponent, Charles White, a superb campaigner backed by the ...
New Philadelphia Story
Oklahoma's Marcus Dupree stews at home over Coach Barry Switzer's slights
Man here feeling the draft
Sifting stats—and tea leaves—intrepid Dr. Z predicts where the blue chips will fall in the NFL's name game next week
Yogi Redux...Fallen Football Star Heads for the Slammer... Put Casey in the Cart...A Trainer for the Ages Calls It Quits...Wrestling's Decisive Action...Electric Football
Whether those are "edge-of-the-cliffnumbers," as one network executive ... In the mid-1980s Billy Sims had a Heisman in his trophy case and
OKLAHOMA IS FILLED TO OVERFLOWING
While Switzer is the architect of this house of success, it was Halfback Billy Sims who did most of the hammering. He rushed 25 times for 131 ...
WHATEVER HAPPENED TO THE SUGAR LAND EXPRESS?
Billy Sims, Doak Walker, Tony Dorsett, Herschel Walker, Earl Campbell...all you guys sit down and shut up. Today, 29 years-after he finished his career at Sugar ...