Sordid Side
A WALK ON THE SORDID SIDE
The trial of Raider George Atkinson's $2 million slander suit against Steeler Coach Chuck Noll turned into a lurid spitting match that did nothing to help the game of pro football
DEVIL OF A TIME FOR THE ANGELS
Although owner Gene Autry lavished millions of his dollars on free agents, the green promise of spring has now turned into a hellish summer for his band of Californians, the stumbling tumbleweeds of the American League West
Gossamer Wings
Above Water
Horse Heist
THE MILLION-DOLLAR HORSE HEIST
When Fanfreluche (above), a mare in foal to Secretariat, was stolen from her paddock, the mood at Claiborne Farm turned bluer than the grass. Motive? Fanfreluche's whereabouts? Police have only the name of a suspect
Baseball
TV/Radio
Golf
Stacy's not spacy anymore
Former amateur hotshot Hollis Stacy, who lost interest in the game until she made a visit to the Soviet Union, conservatively coasted to victory in the U.S. Open
Boating
No flinching allowed
"Destructive accidents" and drivers flying across the finish line ahead of their wild and unpredictable craft are as much a part of drag boat racing as rooster tails
Papa's Marlin
Pursuing Papa's marlin
It's hardly the same Cuba, but at a fishing tournament in his honor, Ernest Hemingway's spirit lives on
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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