Table of Contents
Motor Sports
A Show of Force
Perhaps the best drag racer ever, John Force is poised to win his third Funny Car championship
Horse Racing
The World Series
Home Sweet Homer
After his dramatic home run gave the Blue Jays a second straight World Series title, Joe Carter touched home plate and touched off a SkyDome mob scene
The Complete Player
Paul Molitor had everything but the recognition that comes with a World Series triumph—and he found that in Toronto
NFL Injuries
Felix Potvin
Jim Pyne
Sports People
Break Downs
The Breaking Point
A rising toll of racetrack breakdowns has shaken public confidence and put the thoroughbred industry at a crossroads
On The Scene
Point After
Memories of a Fallen Friend
Susan Willmot was an owner of Play the King, a 6-year-old gelding who broke down at Pimlico in 1989 and was destroyed by lethal injection. When SI sought Willmot's permission to use photographs of the breakdown for our story on racing injuries, she responded with this letter