American soccer comes of age as Dallas, with Rookie of the Year Kyle Rote Jr., takes on Philadelphia, predominantly a U.S. team, for the NASL title. Edwin Shrake reports.
Birds and beasts known as Orioles and Tigers are battling feather and claw in the American League's Eastern Division. William Leggett is the bird and animal watcher.
The worst bet in the NFL is giving more than seven points. In an excerpt from his new book, Larry Merchant interviews the wise guys and offers a few words to the wise.