September 30, 2013

GOLF PLUS
AWARDS SHOW
WITH THE FEDEX CUP PLAYOFFS IN THE BOOKS AND THE 2014 SEASON LESS THAN A MONTH AWAY, NOW'S THE PERFECT TIME TO HAND OUT THE TROPHIES FOR PERFORMANCES BOTH GOOD AND BAD
SI.com
LEADING OFF
THE MAIL
The MMQB
LONE STARSTRUCK
THERE ARE MORE TEXAS-RAISED QUARTERBACKS PLAYING ON SUNDAY THAN THERE ARE BLOND ONES OR LEFTHANDED ONES OR ONES FROM CALIFORNIA, NEW YORK, FLORIDA AND ILLINOIS COMBINED. SO, WHAT'S IN THE WATER, TEX?
COLLEGE FOOTBALL
THE WIRED
FOUR WEEKS AGO, SI HAD THE RARE CHANCE TO SIT IN THE COACHES' BOX AND PUT ON A HEADSET, LISTENING IN TO THE ADRENALINE-SOAKED, CAFFEINE-FUELED PATTER THAT MAKES COLLEGE FOOTBALL GO
BASEBALL
THE HIRSUTE OF HAPPINESS
FOLIAGE SEASON CAME EARLY TO NEW ENGLAND IN A SPECTACULAR BLAZE OF UNEXPECTED GLORY. THIS IS A STORY ABOUT HOW FACIAL HAIR BROUGHT GREAT JOY TO THE HUB
BOOKS
THE BEST DAY
IT'S GONE NOW, ONE OF THE FIERCEST RIVALRIES IN COLLEGE FOOTBALL. A LOOK BACK AT A MISSOURI-KANSAS CLASSIC IS A REMINDER OF JUST HOW AWFUL A THING THAT IS
NHL PREVIEW 2013-14
THE OLYMPIC QUANDARY
The Winter Games provide global exposure but no added revenue for the league. So how much longer will the NHL let its stars compete?
WHAT REALIGNMENT MEANS
While the league's modest restructuring makes geographic sense, it's going to cost fans some traditional rivalries—but the NHL has a plan for that
POINT AFTER
Departments
Lather, Rinse, Repeat
The Trent Richardson trade hurts Cleveland fans because they know that past performance does not ensure future success. For decades it has guaranteed failure
Shell Game
Arian Foster's revelation that he accepted—gasp!—illegal tacos is the latest chapter in the pay-for-play debate