To The Reader
NFL Woes
Rx for the NFL
Pro football might still be America's favorite game, but with fewer stars, too many injuries and not enough offense, the league has to start curing what ails it
Snow Show
Bit players upstaged stars at the World Cup in Utah
Defectors
The Great Escape
Fleeing their troubled homeland, more than three dozen Cubans defected during a competition in Puerto Rico
Seattle SuperSonics
College Football
Bound For Miami
Big wins over traditional rivals set up a showdown for the national championship: Nebraska vs. Florida State in the Orange Bowl on Jan. 1
Lenny Dykstra
Sports People
Inside
College Basketball
Boni
A CRUEL BLOW
A SEEMINGLY HARMLESS SLASH TO THE CHEST RESULTED IN THE DEATH OF A HOCKEY PLAYER IN ITALY. NOW, JIMMY BONI WILL GO ON TRIAL FOR MANSLAUGHTER
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