42 Urban Renewal
Florida wins the national championship in coach Urban Meyer's second season
by Austin Murphy
January 15, 2007
50 Rare Birds
A castoff quarterback and an undervalued runner lifted the Eagles over the Giants
by Tim Layden
•Don't forget the Seahawks
54 Guess Again
Using a baffling array of looks, the Patriots outfoxed the Jets
by Peter King
•Joseph Addai carries the Colts
58 Forecast: Sunny And Hot
His knees healthy and his attitude adjusted, Amaré Stoudemire is blending his skills for a title contender
by Jack McCallum
62 Leader of the Pack
Thanks to senior Nick Fazekas, Nevada is off to its best start in 55 years
by Kelli Anderson
66 The New Rules
The PGA Tour's novel FedEx Cup race has started. Here's how it works
by Alan Shipnuck
68 The Late Bloomer
Steadily improving James Blake is, at 27, suddenly the face of American tennis
by L. Jon Wertheim
6 Leading Off
15 Air and Space
Words of advice on the wonderful and terrifying force that will soon have Tiger by the tail
by Steve Rushin
Bob Knight has a chat with SI
The Yankees take a different tack
A Bruins rookie overcomes cancer
30 Faces in the Crowd
80 Life of Reilly
The Pennsylvania high school wrestler who saved his family—by ending his father's life by Rick Reilly
74 The NHL
Colorado's one-two rookie punch
77 The NBA
The wizardry of Gilbert Arenas
78 College Basketball
Mastermind of the Mountaineers
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