September 13, 2009

LEADING OFF
Inside: THE WEEK IN SPORTS
Rachel Reigns
By beating the colts (again) in a historic Woodward, Rachel Alexandra cemented her status as Horse of the Year
Alti 'tude
Poised, polished and just 19, Jozy Altidore looks set to reach heights unprecedented for an American
Unfit to Serve
A cluster of top-seeded women succumbed to self-doubt and shaky mechanics during a volatile first week at the Open
Late, Late Shift
Buffalo became the third team to fire its offensive coordinator on the brink of the season. Can it work?
Fast-Tracker
After a win at Wake, QB (and world-class hurdler) Robert Griffin has Baylor aiming for its first bowl bid in 15 years
Limping in Fast
Even nursing a fractured foot—injured playing Frisbee!—Carl Edwards is ready to kick it in gear for the Chase
OPENING WEEK
Uprising in Stillwater
After manhandling Georgia for its biggest opening win, then seeing Oklahoma and Sam Bradford get flattened by BYU, Oklahoma State is the team to beat in the Sooner State
Thirty-Minute Delay
New quarterback Greg McElroy and sophomore running back Mark Ingram needed two quarters to get the Alabama offense rolling over Virginia Tech
The Kid's Got Game
The first true freshman to start a USC opener at quarterback, Matt Barkley was his usual unflappable self in a rout of San Jose State
BASEBALL
Touched By an Angel
Inspired by the memory of Nick Adenhart—and the remarkable recovery of his friend Jon Wilhite—L.A. has overcome a bleak start to seize control of the AL West
Point After
Departments
Gameplan
What smart fans should do this week
Things I Think I Think
SI's fearless NFL expert opines on all the latest news, buzz and inside information. This is just a taste of what you'll get online.

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
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HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
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Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)