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Peyton Manning's Long Game
The behind-the-scenes story of how the most prized free agent in NFL history hit the recruiting trail—and how he ended up a Denver Bronco
HISTORY ON THE BOARDS
Jim Beatty, running with three of his Los Angeles Track Club teammates and with outsider Peter Close, broke the American indoor mile record in a typically ...
It Took Courage for Billy Payne to Pursue the 1996 Summer Olympics for Atlanta, and It Will Take All of His Religious Fervor to Pull Them Off
Rose's Grim Vigil
As gambling charges—and the media—engulfed him, Pete Rose awaited his fate
"We're in Baseball Heaven"
For Phillies Nation, every game has felt like October since Cliff Lee's return. Now an ever-growing fan base wonders: Is it still O.K. to boo?
The 49ers Got Skinned
San Francisco's fourth-quarter heroics went for naught as the Redskins won 24-21 with more than a little help from some dubious penalties
A Real Rap Session
Wade Boggs, Ted Williams and Don Mattingly rendezvous to talk about-what else?-hitting.
The Unlikeliest Homeboy
For all his fame and fortune, Jordan is, at heart, just a Carolina kid called Mike
State Had the Stuff
North Carolina State completed its astonishing run to the NCAA title by knocking off Houston 54-52