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An Upside-Down Game
College football awaited an epic that was supposed to decide the national championship. But it all fell apart when Michigan State faltered after a fast start, and Notre Dame took the easy way out
All the Way with O.J.
The game of the year, and very likely the national championship, went to USC when its peerless but sore-footed runner finally outshone UCLA's matchless quarterback and his aching ribs
The Glory Game at Goat Hills
Goat Hills is gone now. It was swallowed up almost four years ago by the bulldozers of progress, and in the end it was nice to learn that something could take a ...
A High Kind of Low Life
The ebullient man at left setting all those celebrities at ease is George Low, an ever-present but still mysterious figure on the pro golf tour who has conquered two of life's sterner challenges—how to survive lavishly without working and how to putt
A Braw Brawl for Tom and Jack
It was the best two rounds of golf ever played, Watson and Nicklaus battling head to head in the British Open until youth overtook age on the next to last hole
The Disciples of St. Darrell on a Wild Weekend
A portrait of Texas football fandom: There were four big games in three days and Longhorn rooter Joe Coffman had the time of his life
True Grit at Augusta
Tom Watson had his troubles—notably with the trap at the 17th hole—but when it counted, he clung grimly to a slim lead and held off Jack Nicklaus to win his second Masters
The Quarterback Northwestern and Minnesota were tied 22-22 with four minutes left to play when Tom Myers drifted back into the pocket for another pass. But he ...
The Quarterback "I was pulling my hair out," says Navy Coach Wayne Hardin. Navy had a comfortable lead over Army in the third quarter, but the ball was on the ...