September 27, 2009

LEADING OFF
Inside: THE WEEK IN SPORTS
Talk Show
The Jets backed up their bravado by shutting down the Patriots and seizing early control of the AFC East
New Stripes
Their offense turbocharged by a change at coordinator, the Auburn Tigers are piling up points and winning games
Ready 'n' Steady
In his Chase debut Juan Pablo Montoya showed he has the speed—and the control—to be a Cup contender
Comeback Hits
Landing seemingly every punch he threw, Floyd Mayweather looked ready to take on the ring's best
BASEBALL
Tiger Town
No city has been harder hit by the economic downturn than Detroit, and that forced Tigers owner Mike Ilitch to take a most drastic measure: He raised the payroll and reinvested dramatically in his franchise. What's unfolded this summer, one year removed from a last-place finish, has lifted a city
COLLEGE FOOTBALL
PRO FOOTBALL
Be Like Mike!
For years the once great 49ers lacked direction, purpose and commitment. Not anymore. In his first full season as coach, Hall of Fame linebacker Mike Singletary has San Francisco playing his way: intense, no-nonsense, team-first football
HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
The Power of One
At age 17 Bonnie Richardson won the Texas state track team championship all by herself. Then she did it again
Point After
Departments
Gameplan
What smart fans should do this week