LEADING OFF
Inside: THE WEEK IN SPORTS
American Flyer
Meb Keflezighi's marathon win in New York capped his comeback year and continued a U.S. running resurgence
The Jury's Out
Notre Dame is piling up points and victories, but are the Irish worthy of a coveted BCS bid?
Repair-a-Bull?
Chicago's success will hinge on whether Luol Deng can recover his stroke and find his way in the offense
Them Again
After a bye week spent soul-searching, the Ravens' D got a little more innovative and a lot more like its old self
WORLD SERIES
Postseason On the Brink
It was not just the Yankees' money (the most in the majors), mojo (plenty) and talent (the game's best) that pushed the defending champion Phillies to the edge, it was a relentlessness not seen since the days of the last pinstriped dynasty
COLLEGE FOOTBALL
PRO FOOTBALL
OLYMPICS
Look Out Below
A self-described combination of "speed, violence and big guys in too-tight clothes," the U.S. four-man bobsled team is on course to end a 62-year Olympic gold medal drought
MOTOR SPORTS
Point After
Departments
Gameplan
What smart fans should do this week