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And Who?
RED, WHITE AND WHO?
The NBA still has size and style, including big No. 33 with a new name (below), but one week of interleague action showed the ABA is playing its way to parity—fast
PURPLE PEOPLE EATERS EATEN
Jim Dooley, the Chicago Bears' coach, had this plan. He would concede the Minnesota Vikings 17 points but, by getting field position and having room to throw, the Bears would get more. They did
That Guy
WELL, HE'S THAT KIND OF GUY
Old shoe, organization man, throwback to pre-Bouton days—the descriptions all fit Merv Rettenmund, who loves, honors and obeys, too, and right now swings the meanest of some awfully wicked bats
Sixkiller
The Magic Number Is Sixkiller
Washington Quarterback Sonny Sixkiller is a Cherokee, but his passing arm, not his heritage, has made him a hero
Tuna
AN UPTIGHT LITTLE ISLAND
For years the lobstermen of Prince Edward thought their waters were filled with sharks. Then one of them sent for a book, discovered that those surfacing wraiths were tuna—and angling had a new Mecca
People
College Football
He's down. He's out. He's back. He wins!
To beat Tennessee, Auburn was relying heavily on its pass-catch combination of Pat Sullivan to Terry Beasley, so when Beasley was kayoed early things looked bad. But out he came again, and with him came Auburn
Harness Racing
My Drive
Baseball's Week
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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