CONTENTS

August 06, 1989

BACK TO BASICS 14
Cincinnati's Boomer Esiason and other ailing NFL quarterbacks must show their wares during training camp
by Peter King

A PRE-OLYMPICS FLING 22
Discus thrower Kamy Keshmiri and other hopefuls provided a glimpse of '92 at the Olympic Festival
by Merrell Noden

ONE GIANT LEAP 32
Javier Sotomayor of Cuba, an avid high jumper since childhood, broke the eight-foot barrier, in San Juan
by Merrell Noden

HE'S AN ANGEL NOW 34
California's Doug Rader has overcome his devilish reputation and elevated his team to heavenly heights
by Peter Gammons

SPLASH! 42
The McCallums made like fish—and Jamie even caught one—during River Days in an old river town
by Jack McCallum

TOP GUN 56
Listen to Joe Foss, the heart and soul of the NRA, as he shoots from the hip regarding the evils of gun control
by Gary Smith

DEPARTMENTS

Letters 4
Scorecard 9
Inside Baseball 48
For The Record 76
Point After 78

Cover Photograph by Ronald C. Modra

PHOTOGEORGE TIEDEMANNA RECORD IN ITS WAKE: Gentry Eagle, skippered by Tom Gentry of Honolulu, sped from New York to England in 2 days, 14 hours and 7 minutes to break the old mark for that transit by more than 18 hours.

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)