A Big Lift
A BIG LIFT TOWARD THE TITLE
On August weekends in Los Angeles some people try to get out of town, but last Saturday night 64,020 mad dogs defied the heat and careened over the freeways to watch the Rams win a thriller by blocking a punt (above) for a safety—a play that could mean more than just a preseason victory
OLYMPIC STRIDE DOWN THAT COMEBACK TRAIL
It wasn't his fastest mile, but it was fast enough to win and convince world-record runner Jim Ryun that he has mended from mononucleosis and will not miss his long-planned trip to Mexico
Flood And Deluge
Sailor
THE SAILOR WHO OWNS THE WIND
International competition in each of six classes, four Olympic gold medals and eight world championships in 20 years of racing make Paul Elvstrom of Denmark (right) the world's greatest helmsman
People
Hunting Dogs
Harness Racing
Golf
Horse Racing
Marshmallow Foot
OLD MARSHMALLOW FOOT
'You can do it, easy,' lead-foot Mickey Thompson promised. But his dizzy co-driver got lost on the Salt Flats trying to set world speed records, and all he got was his name on the car door
Baseball's Week
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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