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"What's the matter with you?" I ask Hanner.
"I felt hot and cold yesterday," he says.
"Did you go to the doctor?"
"Yes, sir. Then last night I went to bed at 8. I woke up at 10 sweatin' like anything, but I feel better today."
I hope, I think, I hope you do, and I hope Jimmy Taylor walks in saying he feels better, too.
"How's Jim?" Ringo says. "Anybody know?"
"He says he had 101," Hanner says, "but he says he's gonna play."
I walk into the coaches' room. Red Cochran is holding his dark blue Packer blazer in his left hand and, with his right hand wrapped in white tape, the adhesive side out, he is brushing lint off it. Phil Bengtson is talking to Norb Hecker about yesterday's UCLA upset of Ohio State, and Bill Austin is on the phone checking with the airport about the weather.
"It could be off and on," he says when he hangs up. "Light rains all afternoon. The wind is east northeast, 10 to 12 knots. That's about 12 to 15 miles an hour. That's surface winds, and they're different up higher."
"That's not the way the flags are blowing out there," Phil says.