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Is the Sooner Express Unstoppable?
Florida at least has to slow the point-a-minute Oklahoma offense and give its own high-powered attack a chance to run off with the BCS championship
It's a Free Country
FREE AGENCY IS A BALANCING ACT: A TEAM'S NEEDS AGAINST ITS SALARY-CAP SPACE; A PLAYER'S DESIRE FOR MORE MONEY VERSUS THE SECURITY OF STAYING IN A SYSTEM HE KNOWS. WITH THAT IN MIND, HERE'S SI'S RANKING OF THE 40 MOST ATTRACTIVE FREE AGENTS. IF LAST YEAR'S CROP OF TOP FA'S IS ANY INDICATOR, ONLY HALF OF THE CLASS OF 2015 WILL CHANGE TEAMS. STILL, WHAT WOULD THE OFF-SEASON BE WITHOUT A LITTLE DREAMING?
OOPS! I SCORED!
"It killed me," says linebacker Brandon Spikes. "When the call came in to let them score, I was like, 'What?' I'm here to do a job, and it's my job to ...
A Murder in Massachusetts
After a star NFL tight end found himself at the center of a homicide investigation, those who thought they knew him best—teammates and friends—were left wondering: Who is the real Aaron Hernandez?
An Unfolding Tragedy
As football injuries mount, lawsuits increase and insurance rates soar. The game is headed toward a crisis, one that is epitomized by the helmet, which is both a barbarous weapon and inadequate protection
Do-it-all quarterback Tim Tebow got help from improbable sources as Florida rallied to knock off No. 1 Alabama, taking the SEC championship and earning a shot at the national title
The Best Player You Never Saw
In clubhouses from Class A to the majors, even superstars such as Albert Pujols still speak in awe of the promise of Brian Cole
Big Meets Strong
One of the plum jobs in the nation now belongs to a 53-year-old who spent a decade getting passed over by lesser schools. Was it his race? His inexperience? After his great run at Louisville, he arrives at Texas with a bigger question lingering. Who is Charlie Strong?
SI 300 Rankings: DEF
Brandon Spikes. 29 ERIC KENDRICKS, ILB. UCLA (6'0", 232 lbs.) 101 tackles / 4 sacks / 1 FF. PROS. Phenomenal instincts, especially against ...