Aug. 30, 2004
Aug. 30, 2004

Table of Contents
Aug. 30, 2004

Sports Illustrated Bonus Section: SI Adventure
Sports Illustrated Bonus Section: Golf Plus
Catching Up With ...
2004 Olympics
  • Jimbo 82

    In 1974 Jimmy Connors ignited a tennis boom with his wicked metal racket, his storybook romance, his vulgar antics and his renegade behavior. Thirty years later he still thumbs his nose at the game's establishment

  • Inside 100

    The Week in Sports

Inside Baseball
Inside The NFL
Inside College Football
The Life of Reilly


The Week in Sports


This is an article from the Aug. 30, 2004 issue Original Layout

Twins' Johan Santana is overpowering • L.A. seeks relief in bullpen • Selig's tough call on the Expos


Ben Roethlisberger shows Steelers that he's got game • Jets' Chad Pennington could get franchised

College Football

Wisconsin likes its chances with a healthy Anthony Davis • Five key players returning from injuries

COLOR PHOTOPHOTOGRAPH BY JEFF GROSS/GETTY IMAGESFACE-LIFTBraves centerfielder Andruw Jones collides with the wall-- and rightfielder J.D. Drew--but makes the catch, just missing the enormous ear of L.A.'s big-time closer Eric Gagné during the third inning of L.A.'s 7-4 victory last Saturday at Dodger Stadium.