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What Went Wrong?
Most of the running backs at the top of this year's fantasy drafts were major letdowns. Here's why, and what you can learn from it
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Tadd Different
When 16-year-old Tadd Fujikawa announced that he was turning pro, he was lumped together with another Hawaiian prodigy--even though they are polar opposites
Ed Letter
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Sportsman of the Year
Brett Favre: The 2007 Sportsman of the Year
The Packers' iron man is, at 38, enjoying one of his finest NFL seasons in 2007. His passing is more precise, his leadership more evident than ever, but his greatest attribute is the devotion he inspires in those he touches—and his dedication to making their lives better
COLLEGE FOOTBALL
Can You Say Playoff?
With all due respect to Ohio State and LSU, if ever a season screamed for the BCS to be blown up, it's this one. But that won't happen until the folks at the Rose Bowl come to their senses
PRO FOOTBALL
HOCKEY
PRO BASKETBALL
Growth Spurt
With his childlike enthusiasm and spectacular athleticism, rebounding and dunking savant Dwight Howard, in only his fourth year, has quickly turned the NBA into his own Magic kingdom
SPORTS MEDICINE
Sudden Deaths
HCM may be the leading killer of young athletes, but other cardiovascular conditions have also claimed prominent lives
THE STORY OF THE BEST NAME IN SPORTS
Rolle Call
Members of the Rolle clan, descended from freed slaves in the Bahamas, have left their mark on football, baseball, basketball, track and other college and pro sports in the U.S.
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