Leading Off

Sept. 26, 2005
Sept. 26, 2005

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Sept. 26, 2005

SI Players: Life On And Off the Field
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Leading Off

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PHOTOPhotograph by Brantley Harelson/Sideline CarolinaGlove Handles   Alabama defensive end Wallace Gilberry kept a pair of South Carolina linemen--center William Brown (left) and tackle Thomas Coleman--at arm's length during the Crimson Tide's 37-14 road victory last Saturday. Fellow D-lineman Mark Anderson lost his helmet on the play. PHOTOPhotograph by John H. Reid IIIBody Language Soaring Cleveland cornerback Gary Baxter broke up a fourth-quarter pass before it reached one of thePackers receivers, Terrence Murphy (85) or Antonio Chatman, in the Lambeau Field end zone on Sunday. The Browns held off a late charge to win 26--24.PHOTOPhotograph by Heinz KluetmeierDread Look On a two-yard pass reception, UCLA tailback Maurice Drew ran headlong into Oklahoma linebacker Rufus Alexander, who stripped him of his headgear last Saturday in Los Angeles. Drew rushed for 69 yards and a touchdown as the Bruins prevailed 41--24, running their record to 3--0 (page 81).