A cornucopia of college football fills the holiday weekend, highlighted by Ohio State vs. Michigan and Alabama vs. LSU—games that may decide the national championship.
That racetrack in a hay-field, otherwise known as the city of Indianapolis, is shaking off its hick-town image, reports Brock Yates. Next time you look, it will be big league.
Six million miles and 75 million spectators later, the Harlem Globetrotters are doing better than ever. Frank Deford takes an irreverent look at a revered American institution.