GOLF PLUS
San Francisco Treat
The three-headed monster of Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Steve Stricker played its role to perfection as the U.S. devoured the Internationals at a one-sided Presidents Cup
Medal Play
Golf is back in the Olympics. Great! Here are a few thoughts on that—and the LPGA housecleaning
LEADING OFF
Inside: THE WEEK IN SPORTS
Sinking Fast
Tennessee, 13--3 last year, is all but done. How mental mistakes and the loss of a key player can scuttle a team
Team Turmoil
The Petty-Yates merger, with its link to Roush Fenway, has so far created nothing but confusion
Born to Run
Virginia Tech tailback Ryan Williams is living up to the promise the Hokies saw in him as a 15-year-old
Grand Finals
Phoenix held off Indiana to win a scintillating series that was loaded with good omens for the future of the league
COLLEGE FOOTBALL
BASEBALL PLAYOFFS
To Live And Thrive In L.A.
Changes big and small have elevated the Dodgers and the Angels, enough so that any talk about the possibility of the first Freeway Series is more than just California dreamin'
They Walk The Walk
Bobby Abreu has taught the Angels that patience at the plate is a great virtue—and it will serve them well in the ALCS
SOCCER
Ready for The World
In a roiling Central American cauldron, the U.S. men earned a berth in the 2010 World Cup. Now come eight months of hard work to prepare for the biggest stage in sports
PRO FOOTBALL
8 TEAMS 17 YEARS 208 GAMES ONE LONG ROAD
THE OLDEST FIELD PLAYER IN THE NFL IS BRETT FAVRE. THE SECOND-OLDEST IS JEFF ZGONINA. HE'LL NEVER MAKE IT TO CANTON, BUT HE AND PLAYERS LIKE HIM ARE THE SOUL OF FOOTBALL. MEET THE ULTIMATE JOURNEYMAN
Point After
Departments
What a Gas!
Dario Franchitti's gutsy fuel call caps his comeback from NASCAR misery
Gameplan
What smart fans should do this week