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VINTAGE YEAR FOR PRO ROOKIES
In ordinary years rookies of the National Football League are the promise of tomorrow, not the fulfillment of today. But by last week it was clear that this season's ...
ROOKIES OF 1957
This spring there are 640 names on the rosters of the 16 major league clubs. Of these, 225 are classified as rookies, according to a generally accepted definition ...
Rookies, rookies everywhere, and even JFK is talking
About once a decade hordes of brilliant young ballplayers come off the farms in a swarm and scare the daylights out of the tired old baseball journeymen. This looks like one of those years
SOME HOT ROOKIES FOR A NEW SEASON
No matter how you look at it, there is a challenge facing Jorge Rubio. Statistically, he is 22 years old and merely one of the 100 and more rookies who will be ...
THE ROOKIES GIVE IT A SHOT
The College All-Stars overcame their awe of the Jets—and even of Joe Willie— and in a surprising second half nearly scored an upset.
THE YEAR OF THE ROOKIES—BIGGER, FASTER, SMARTER
Even before the season began, it was apparent that the pros had an extraordinary array of rookies. To be sure, there have been other great rookie years (notably ...
The Toughest Job In Sports As rookies Peyton Manning and Ryan Leaf are about to find out, an NFL quarterback must withstand unparalleled pressure--a fact most of their young predecessors in the 1990s learned the hard way
The Toughest Job In Sports As rookies Peyton Manning and Ryan Leaf are about to find out, an NFL quarterback must withstand unparalleled ...
The Face of Uncertainty
The St. Louis Rams aren't yet sure what prized rookie running back Lawrence Phillips will amount to, but four games into his NFL career he is a liability on the field and a potential embarrassment off it
The Last Iconic Baseball Card
Twenty years ago one teenager made a bet on the stardom of another teen, whose rookie card would become one of a kind. It would also signal the beginning of the end of a once-thriving industry
CLASS ACT THREE ROOKIES ARE ABOUT TO GO WHERE NO GROUP OF FIRST-YEAR PLAYERS HAS EVER GONE BEFORE
The PGA Tour has no soft spot for rookies. Every January theTour welcomes a fresh batch of about 25 starry-eyed dreamers,and every October ...