Players named Tyrone (Malone, Shorter) and Tyron (Wright) released by the San Diego Chargers last Thursday.
Course credits that 1969 Heisman Trophy winner Steve Owens, new athletic director at Oklahoma, needs for the college degree he finally plans to get.
Inches shorter and pounds lighter that Peyton, a giraffe born July 27 at the Knoxville Zoo, is than his namesake, 6'5½", 223-pound Tennessee QB Peyton Manning.
Days after surgery to stop bleeding in the brain—caused by an on-ice collision—that NHL forward Tony Granato signed with the San Jose Sharks.
Percentage increase announced in the price for a courtside ticket to the U.S. Open from 1996 to '97—raising the cost per seat from $3,150 to $8,125.
Strokes it took Ivan Lendl to play the first two—his only—rounds at the Czech Open golf tournament in Prague.