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January 22, 1973 | Volume 38, Issue 3

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Bob Griese Cover - Sports Illustrated January 22, 1973

January 22, 1973 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer

January 22, 1973 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer
•Larry Brown, Washington Redskin back, on whether he thinks while he runs: "If you think too much, you'll go nowhere. I just try to decrease the situations that are detrimental to my health."

January 22, 1973 | Tex Maule

January 22, 1973 | Barry McDermott
It may not be in the Bible, but it is a fact of life in the ACC: you don't stall on the Wolfpack. Maryland's Lefty Driesell tried, so N.C. State's David Thompson showed him the error of his ways

January 22, 1973 | Dan Levin
Like the celebrated seagull, Marty Liquori is a free spirit who is determined to excel. Last week's two-mile indoor race in Maryland indicated that his heel is well and that he is back on the...

January 22, 1973 | William Leggett

January 22, 1973
The big money and the big buck arrive at last for pro tennis. Two companies of players, one in Miami and one in Wales, begin the 1973 WCT tour. The stakes? A $1 million purse.

January 22, 1973 | Clive Gammon

January 22, 1973 | Jack Meyers
While much of the United States was mesmerized by Sunday's Super Bowl game, we may have had here the only guy in the country who could not have cared less about who won. Production Manager Gene...

January 22, 1973 | Hugh D. Whall
Despite his many admirable traits, Arnold Roth, an artist who works out of Princeton, N.J., simply will not be serious. When Roth says, "Real life is a magnacosm of sport," as all too frequently...

January 22, 1973
"It's probably the raciest thing I've ever done," said Mike Hiss, rookie of the year in last May's Indianapolis 500. "It'll certainly give me a lot of exposure." The 31-year-old Californian was...

January 22, 1973 | Harold Peterson
Everybody used to feast on little Augustana, but now the Vikings are parceling out defeats for all

January 22, 1973 | Pat Putnam

January 22, 1973 | William Hjortsberg
In certain fishing circles the very word "purist" is anathema. "What're you, some kind of purist?" an angler might inquire of a friend spin casting a red-and-white Dardevle spoon from the stern of...

January 22, 1973 | Larry Keith
But a failure to split into two divisions was only one of the things the National Collegiate Athletic Association didn't do at its convention

January 22, 1973 | Peter Carry
The penchant of good old boys with New York accents and deadly jump shots to head for the Old South—specifically the Carolinas—to bring the local citizenry strange new words and all manner of...

January 22, 1973 | Jack Olsen

January 22, 1973
PRO BASKETBALL—NBA: In a week of upheaval, Fred Foster of Detroit learned what Comedian Rodney Dangerfield means when he laments, "I can't get no respect." Foster and Rick Barry of the Warriors...

January 22, 1973
Cover—Neil Leifer4—Lane Stewart16-21—Walter Iooss Jr., Neil Leifer, Sheedy & Long22—James Drake25—John D. Hanlon46—Camera Associates48—Tony Tomsic53—Russell Chatham60—John Iacono65—Rich...

January 22, 1973
Bill Freider, head basketball coach at Northern High in Flint, won his 37th game to set a Michigan state Class A record for consecutive victories. The Vikings, who have won the last two state...

January 22, 1973
Sirs:Plaudits to your magazine and excellent staff of writers, specifically Dan Jenkins, Roy Blount Jr. and Ron Reid, on a smashing first-of-the-year issue!