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August 17, 2009 | Volume 111, Issue 6

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Daryll Clark Cover - Sports Illustrated August 17, 2009

August 17, 2009 | LARS ANDERSON

August 17, 2009 | KEVIN ARMSTRONG

August 17, 2009 | MARK BEECH

August 17, 2009 | PHIL TAYLOR

August 17, 2009 | CORY McCARTNEY

August 17, 2009 | ANDY STAPLES

August 17, 2009 | CORY MCCARTNEY

August 17, 2009 | Compiled By STEWART MANDEL
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SI.COM/VAULT

August 17, 2009 | TOM VERDUCCI
SI's lead baseball writer goes inside the game. This is just a taste of what you'll get online.

August 17, 2009 | PHIL TAYLOR
what I've always wanted to know about referees and umpires? Absolutely nothing. They do not move the needle a millimeter on my curiosity scale. It's nothing personal—in fact, it is extremely...

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Henry R. Luce 1898--1967

August 17, 2009 | S.L. Price
Why have Woods and Federer become pals? Why wouldn't they?

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August 17, 2009 | STEPHEN CANNELLA
A garrulous NHL star with style and substance says goodbye

August 17, 2009 | STEPHEN CANNELLA
Appalachian State's All-America QB, Armanti Edwards, will miss the rest of preseason practice after suffering a deep foot laceration when he slipped while pushing a lawn mower uphill.

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The U.S. Women's Amateur, Jennifer Song . The 19-year-old, who also won the U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links in June, is the second woman to win two USGA championships in the same year; it was...

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Orioles catcher, on Baltimore's having five rookie pitchers win their big league debuts this year, the most in a season since the 1888 Chicago White Stockings had six:

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Players on the Indians' 25-man Opening Day roster who have been traded, demoted or placed on the disabled list during the season.

August 17, 2009 | Joe Lemire
After a 22-year run, the Arena Football League shuts down

August 17, 2009 | Pablo S. Torre
are flummoxed, something they don't like to be a week into training camp. What to do about Twitter? The league encourages players to join the social media site (about 300 have accounts), and...

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What smart fans should do this week

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Eminem's July release of the single is the latest taunt in his eight-year feud with Carey. In response to Carey's Obsessed video, in which she mocked the rapper, Eminem brags about having an...

August 17, 2009 | As told to Sarah Kwak
star is in , in theaters Friday

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Bastidas, a freshman at Kingsborough Community College, was the boys' 19-and-under singles champion at the U.S. Handball Association's National Three-Wall Juniors competition, his seventh...

August 17, 2009 | Dan Patrick

August 17, 2009 | JOE SHEEHAN
The Red Sox have been knocked around by winning teams since late June; now it's time to make a coldhearted call

August 17, 2009 | GARY VAN SICKLE
With two consecutive wins before 2009's final major, Tiger Woods is making his comeback season special

August 17, 2009 | Alan Shipnuck
Beth Daniel's captain's picks—49-year-old Juli Inkster and 19-year-old Michelle Wie—will be crucial to the U.S.'s bid to retain the Solheim Cup next week. Inkster has had an uneven season, but...

August 17, 2009 | MARK BEECH
With four races left to make the Chase, the fiercely competitive Kyle Busch needs to focus on points, not wins

August 17, 2009 | SARAH KWAK
As Team USA opens its Olympic training camp, is throwback Mike Modano still the man to lead?

August 17, 2009 | PIERRE McGUIRE
The retirement of Sabres defenseman , as well as Buffalo's loss of to free agency, opens the door for , a 6'7" defenseman whom the Sabres drafted 12th overall in 2008. Myers, who spent last...

August 17, 2009 | CHRIS MANNIX
Injuries and departures have taken their toll on a contender. Can Houston come up with a formula for success?

August 17, 2009 | PETER KING
For new Jets coach Rex Ryan, nothing builds team unity like a good old-fashioned training camp brawl

August 17, 2009 | Jim Trotter
Giants quarterback Eli Manning agreed in principle last week to a six-year, $97.5 million extension with $35 million guaranteed, an NFL general manager was asked how the deal might affect Philip...

August 17, 2009 | AUSTIN MURPHY
Three resurgent programs—Oregon, Oklahoma State and Ole Miss—have what it takes to jump to BCS spoiler and national title contender

August 17, 2009 | AUSTIN MURPHY
Track the Heisman contenders this season with SI's special foldout.

August 17, 2009 | Stewart Mandel
When old rivals Notre Dame and Michigan meet on Sept. 12 in Ann Arbor, fans of both teams will be looking for signs of significant improvement. After reaching BCS bowls in coach Charlie Weis's...

August 17, 2009 | Albert Chen

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August 17, 2009 | Andy Staples
The team to beat is so hungry to repeat that it refuses to be outworked

August 17, 2009 | Andy Staples
SEC

August 17, 2009 | Phil Taylor
Sack artist Sergio Kindle and the Horns have some unfinished business

August 17, 2009 | Phil Taylor
Big 12

August 17, 2009 | Phil Taylor
A new crew of blockers has to quickly get in sync for OU to have another shot at a title

August 17, 2009 | Phil Taylor
Big 12

August 17, 2009 | Austin Murphy
Even with an untested quarterback, the Trojans shouldn't miss a beat

August 17, 2009 | Austin Murphy
Pac-10

August 17, 2009 | Mark Beech
With a ramped-up ground game, the offense may finally hold up its end

August 17, 2009 | Mark Beech
ACC

August 17, 2009 | Andy Staples
Can the Rebels live up to the hype of 2008's big wins over Florida and Texas Tech?

August 17, 2009 | Andy Staples
SEC

August 17, 2009 | Phil Taylor
The Cowboys' defense doesn't have to be great—it just has to get better

August 17, 2009 | Phil Taylor
Big 12

August 17, 2009 | Andy Staples
A green offensive line will be put to the test even before the season starts

August 17, 2009 | Andy Staples
SEC

August 17, 2009 | Gene Menez
A little Moore goes a long way for the Broncos in their bid for a BCS berth

August 17, 2009 | Gene Menez
WAC

August 17, 2009 | Mark Beech
High turnover in the lineup isn't unusual, nor does it faze the perennial Big Ten power

August 17, 2009 | Mark Beech
Big Ten

August 17, 2009 | AUSTIN MURPHY
The Ducks' fortunes are in the hands of four new starters on the offensive line

August 17, 2009 | AUSTIN MURPHY
Pac-10

August 17, 2009 | Lars Anderson
The Jackets get behind their bruising ballcarrier for a run at ACC supremacy

August 17, 2009 | Lars Anderson
ACC

August 17, 2009 | Andy Staples
Once an SEC rival, the new coordinator shakes up an impassive defense

August 17, 2009 | Andy Staples
SEC

August 17, 2009 | Mark Beech
With top playmakers gone, the QB and the linebackers are the show

August 17, 2009 | Mark Beech
Big Ten

August 17, 2009 | Lars Anderson
Replace the QB who was the first pick in the draft? No problem. Joe Cox is ready

August 17, 2009 | Lars Anderson
SEC

August 17, 2009 | Lars Anderson
Loaded on offense, the Seminoles see an end to their three-year ACC title drought

August 17, 2009 | Lars Anderson
ACC

August 17, 2009 | Gene Menez
The Frogs are primed to finish on top in the annual Mountain West slugfest

August 17, 2009 | Gene Menez
MWC

August 17, 2009 | AUSTIN MURPHY
Defensive pride drives the Beavers' run at their first Rose Bowl bid in 44 years

August 17, 2009 | AUSTIN MURPHY
Pac-10

August 17, 2009 | Gene Menez
A BCS repeat? First the Utes have to pick a quarterback to run their spread attack

August 17, 2009 | Gene Menez
Mountain West

August 17, 2009 | Mark Beech
It's time to turn the close losses into big wins and step onto the national stage

August 17, 2009 | Mark Beech
ACC Butch Davis (3rd year) 8--5 (4--4 in ACC) NR 15 Offense 6, Defense 9