Never Too Late
NEVER TOO LATE FOR THE SOONERS
In a wild and sometimes woefully inept affray, Oklahoma lost a 20-point lead and its flashy backs lost the ball four times, but it was Ohio State that lost the game on a last-gasp field goal
Talent Tests
TRUE TESTS OF TALENT
The playoffs have proved a marvelously efficient way to separate the best teams from the good ones. This year's bests: Philly and K.C.
Raiders
ONCE MORE, WITH NO HARD FEELINGS
What was supposed to be another Oakland-Pittsburgh bloodbath turned out to be a mild-mannered game that was thoroughly dominated by the triumphant Raiders, who made short work of the punchless and error-prone Steelers
Papale
RECOVERING FROM A ROCKY START
When Rocky Balboa got his chance, he lost the fight. But when 31-year-old sandlot retread Vince Papale got his chance with the Philadelphia 'Yiggles,' he won the struggle
TV/Radio
College Football
He really pounds it out
Weighing 270—or 280—Texas A&M's George Woodard looks more like a lineman than a back, but he has run the 100 in 9.9 and is helping the Aggies rush to the top
Baseball
Short, but not on hits
In an era when most shortstops are good field, no bat, Cardinal Garry Templeton, the youngest regular in the majors, is a rarity who can both pick it and stick it
Harness Racing
The Governor had a ball
William Wirtz' colt made short work of the Jug, taking two straight heats in record time, but for a while it didn't look as though he'd ever get to the starting gate
Horse Racing
For The Record
19th Hole: The Readers Take Over
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