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Sept. 02, 2013
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Editor-in-Chief: Martha Nelson

Chief Executive Officer: Joseph Ripp

Editor, Time Inc. Sports Group: Paul Fichtenbaum

Managing Editor, Sports Illustrated: Christian Stone

Managing Editor, SI.com: Matt Bean

Managing Editor, SI Golf Group: David Clarke

Executive Editor: L. Jon Wertheim

Group Creative Director: Christopher Hercik

Assistant Managing Editors: Stephen Cannella, Hank Hersch, Mark

Mravic Director of Photography: Brad Smith

Senior Editor, Chief of Reporters: Richard Demak

Senior Editor, Director of Operations: Stefanie Kaufman

Senior Editor, SI Swimsuit: MJ Day

Senior Editor, SI Presents: Kostya P. Kennedy

Senior Editors: Mark Bechtel, Trisha Lucey Blackmar, Adam Duerson, Mark Godich, Jim Gorant, Richard O'Brien

Senior Contributing Editor: David Bauer Art Directors: Craig Gartner (SI Presents), Edward P. Truscio

Copy Chief: Gabe Miller

Director of Premedia: Geoffrey A. Michaud

Senior Writers: Kelli Anderson, Lars Anderson, Chris Ballard, Michael Bamberger, Don Banks, Greg Bedard, Seth Davis, George Dohrmann, David Epstein, Thayer Evans, Lee Jenkins, Peter King, Thomas Lake, Tim Layden, Stewart Mandel, Chris Mannix, J. Austin Murphy, Dan Patrick, S.L. Price, Michael Rosenberg, Alan Shipnuck, Gary Smith, Andy Staples, Phil Taylor, Pete Thamel, Ian Thomsen, Jim Trotter, Gary Van Sickle, Tom Verducci, Grant Wahl, Luke Winn, Alexander Wolff

Senior Contributing Writers: Roy Blount Jr., Frank Deford

Associate Editors: Darcie Baum (SI Swimsuit), Mark Beech, Matt Gagne, Elizabeth Newman

Staff Writers: Brian Cazeneuve, Albert Chen, Robert Klemko, Joe Lemire, Ben Reiter, Melissa Segura, Jenny Vrentas

Deputy Chief of Reporters: Lawrence Mondi

Writer-Reporters: Sarah Kwak, Andrew Lawrence, Elizabeth McGarr McCue, Rebecca Shore

Reporter: Kelvin C. Bias

Research Assistant: Janine Berey (SI Swimsuit)

Photography: Nate Gordon, George G. Washington (Deputy Editors); Erick Rasco (Deputy Editor, Technology); Claire Bourgeois, Miriam Marseu, Marguerite Schropp Lucarelli, Jeffrey Weig (Picture Editors); Linda Bonenfant, Cristina Scalet, Kari Stein (Associate Editors); Carlos Miguel Saavedra (Assistant Editor); Daniel Jimenez

Photographers: Robert Beck, Simon Bruty, Bill Frakes, Walter Iooss Jr., David E. Klutho, John W. McDonough, Al Tielemans

Design: Eric Marquard, Karen Meneghin, Stephen Skalocky, Jay Soysal, Liana Zamora (Deputy Art Directors); Dwayne Bernard, Josh Denkin (Designers)

Copy Chief, Special Projects: Pamela Ann Roberts

Copy Desk: Richard McAdams (Deputy); Robert G. Dunn, Jill Jaroff, Kevin Kerr, Nancy Ramsey, Anthony Scheitinger, John M. Shostrom (Copy Editors); Helen Wilson (Editorial Assistant)

Technology Support: Larry Corby (Director); Ginny Gilroy, David Matinho (Managers); Joseph Babich, Josset Rawle, Edward Schuessler, Mike Wolf

Media Solutions Engineering: John Arbucci (Senior Manager); Sue Falls, Albert Rufino, Michael Sheehan (Managers); Ken Baierlein, Ellen Bohan, Rich Cassone, Dustin Gavin, Barry Heckard, Ryan Kelly, Michael Kiaer, Mark Leich, Joe Ponzo, Chris Richter, Steve Su, Luke Vanderberg, Jonathan Vasata, Ed Wong, Alex Zeng

Magazine & Digital Engineering: Craig Coffey (Director); Craig Cardillo, Ashim Man Pradhan, Joanne Recca (Managers); Tom Chamnongvongse, Kim Cheung, Harold Clark, Martha Drattler, Sharif Gewaily, Shawn Hayne, John Meyer, Kyle Moeller, Ron Taylor, Norman Vàsquez

Operations: Luisa Durante (Director); Kerith F. Amen (Associate Director); Valerie Langston, Rohini Persaud, Jennifer Putrelo, Donald Stone (Managers); Kylie Ann Cespedes, Juanita Weems (Assistant Managers)

Premedia: Dan Larkin (Manager)

Library: Joy Birdsong (Manager); Susan Szeliga

Special Contributors: John Biever, Michael Farber, John Garrity, Richard Hoffer, Steven Hoffman, Christopher Hunt, Heinz Kluetmeier, Neil Leifer, Bob Martin, Jack McCallum, Pierre McGuire, Peter Read Miller, Craig Neff, Steve Rushin, Bill Scheft, Damian Strohmeyer

SI.com: B.J. Schecter (Executive Editor); Ryan Hunt (Assistant Managing Editor); Bobby Clay, Richard Deitsch, Neil Janowitz, Brad Weinstein (Senior Editors); Matt Dollinger, Andy Gray, Tom Mantzouranis, Andrew Perloff, Chris Sesno, Jimmy Traina (Senior Producers); Ben Eagle, Paul Forrester, Ben Glicksman, Ted Keith, John Rolfe, Amanda Younger (Producers); Alexander Abnos, Lorenzo Arguello, Gabriel Baumgaertner, Eli Bernstein, Peter Bukowski, Bette Marston, Jonathan Tayler (Associate Producers); Chris Heine (Design Director); Alicia Hallett (Art Director); Louis Gubitosi (Interactive Designer); Joey Maestas (Social Media Producer); John Blackmar (Photo Director); David Kaye (Senior Photo Producer);

SI Video: Ian Orefice (Executive Producer); Maggie Gray (Anchor); Collin Orcutt (Coordinating Producer); John DePetro, Vanessa Manca (Producers); Lee Feiner, Nolan Thomas (Associate Producers)

Golf.com: Eamon Lynch (Managing Editor); Jeff Ritter (Senior Producer); Kevin Cunningham (Associate Producer)

SI Kids: Bob Der (Managing Editor and Publisher); Beth Power Bugler (Creative Director); Andrea Woo (Assistant Managing Editor); Gary Gramling, Julia Morrill (Associate Editors); Dante A. Ciampaglia (Editor, SIKids.com); Christina Tapper (Writer-Reporter); Kirsten Sorton (Senior Designer); Annmarie Avila (Assistant Photo Editor); Bill Hinds (Special Contributor); Marilyn Goldman (Print/Digital Project Manager)

Letters: Liz Greco

Administration: Joan Rosinsky, Leon Avelino, Tracy Mothershed

President, Time Inc. Sports Group: Mark Ford

Vice President, Publisher: Frank Wall

Senior Vice President, Consumer Marketing: Nate Simmons

Senior Vice President, Communications and Development: Scott Novak

Vice President, Business Development: Julie Souza

Associate Publisher, Marketing: John Joannides

Senior Vice President, Finance: Elissa Fishman

Vice President, Finance: Peter Greer

Vice President and General Manager, SI.com: Jim DeLorenzo

Vice President, Consumer Marketing: Ann Marie Doherty

Vice President, Operations: Robert Kanell

Consumer Marketing: Adam Kushnick, Michael Malloy, Steven Mastrocola (Directors); Alexis Mate (Senior Marketing Manager); Kathleen Beale, Alex Cumings, Lucia LaCivita (Managers); Zachary Carrazzone, Christen Imbriano, Tori Mastrangelo, Bruce Molina, Nick Tomasso (Associate Managers); Lauren Acton, Nancy D'Auria (Assistant Managers)

Research & Insights: Andy Borinstein (Executive Director); Steve Montgomery (Research Director); Mac Dixon (Senior Research Manager); Brian Koenig (Research Manager)

Advertising Sales: Atlanta: John S. Gordon (Franchise Director); Kelly Branigan

Boston: John S. Cooney (Franchise Director); Erik Nelson (Franchise Sales Manager); Sarah Curry

Chicago: Thomas R. Buerger (Franchise Director); Matthew J. Cline, Connor McCarthy, Kitty Westol (Franchise Sales Managers); Caroline Chocola, Mari Schoder

Detroit: Andrew Robinson (Group Ad Director); Mike Bologna (Franchise Sales Manager); Kelly Konarski

Los Angeles: Matthew Sganga (Franchise Director); Robin Lee (Franchise Sales Manager)

New York: Jon Tuck (Executive Director, Multimedia); Danny Lee (Franchise Director); Janice M. Baio, Michael S. Cohen, Hillary Drezner, Emily Kelton Owens, Meghan Springmeyer, Peter Weinstock, Jessica Wenzell (Franchise Sales Managers); Billy Haire (Franchise Account Executive); Cordelia Allsopp (Campaign Manager); Kennedy Byxbee, Tim Kolenda, Lauren Pietrosh

San Francisco: Jessica Studholme (Franchise Director); Carrington Staahl (Franchise Sales Manager); Alena Haas

Client Marketing: Bryan Baskett, Suzanne Bursiek (Directors); Roger Iapicco, Nicole Luber, Kelly Mullen (Associate Directors); Megan Donovan, Michael Kim, Jamie Schwartz (Managers); Claire Arnstein, Jennifer Leidel, Kaitlin O'Brien, Krista Rockhill, Chrissy Sullivan, Blaine Thompson

SI Digital: Christopher Gibbons (Executive Director); Michael Phillips (Manager); Dominic Aratari (Interactive Art Director); Buster Kapila (Senior Interactive Developer); John Cassidy (Interactive Designer)

SI.com: Peter DiRenzo (Executive Director, Technology); Jason Purdy (Director, Digital Products)

Brand Marketing: Jay Bowen, Stuart Schwartz (Art Directors); Matthew Accetta (Designer); Alec Morrison (Custom Content Director)

Event Marketing & Athlete Relations: Christine Rosa (Executive Director); Amy Gruetzmacher, Sara Jaramillo (Managers)

Content Management Group: Karen Carpenter (Executive Director); Prem Kalliat (Director); George Amores, Joseph Felice, William Welt

Finance: Andrew Weissman (Group Director); Parniyan Gutierrez (Director); Arbena Bal, Meghan Coiro, Andrew Goff, Caitlin Licare, Craig Stinehour (Managers); Jason Glassman, Michael Hymanson, Alex Leeser, Jessica Pirro

Communications: Brian Poliakoff (Senior Publicist)

Administration: Theresa Fitzpatrick, Liz Johnson, Joann Portnoy, Lee Strohmenger, Jenna Williams

SI Kids: Paula Backer (Consumer Marketing Director)

Legal: Judith R. Margolin (Deputy General Counsel)

Human Resources: Ali DeBiasi-Intres (Executive Director)

Time Inc.

Executive Vice Presidents: Jeff Bairstow, Teri Everett, Mark Ford, David Geithner, Greg Giangrande, Todd Larsen, Evelyn Webster

Branded Solutions: Leslie Picard (President); Andy Blau (Senior Vice President, General Manager); Dave Watt (Vice President); Dan Riley (Vice President, Detroit); Cara Deoul Perl (Vice President, Creative Director); Mary Haskin (Vice President, Marketing & Sales Development); Tom Kirwan (Vice President, Digital); Mary Wojciechowski (Vice President, Database Marketing); Lori Dente (Vice President, Finance)

Research & Insights: Caryn Klein, Barry Martin (Vice Presidents)

Video: J.R. McCabe (Senior Vice President)

Information Technology: Mitchell A. Klaif (CIO and Senior Vice President); Agatha M. Cutrone, Abe Cytryn, Jon Fein, Amanda Hanes, Timothy Mummers, Ben Ramadan, Scott Smith, Annabelle Soper, Jimmie Tomei (Vice Presidents)