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September 02, 1974 | Volume 41, Issue 10

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Evel Knievel Cover - Sports Illustrated September 02, 1974

September 02, 1974 | Edited by Andrew Crichton

September 02, 1974 | Edited by Andrew Crichton
•Lee Corso, Indiana University coach, on a freshman quarterback prospect who did not report for practice because he was making too much money back home: "I've lost guys because I couldn't get them...

September 02, 1974 | Dan Levin

September 02, 1974 | Jerry Kirshenbaum
The Redskins won on a last-minute field goal, but the Browns may have another wondrous game-breaking runner

September 02, 1974 | Roy Blount Jr.
The U.S. pedaled off with just one medal, but gained a lot of respect

September 02, 1974 | Ron Fimrite

September 02, 1974 | Graham Finlayson
The event is so hidden away from any boxing traditions that one half-expects Muhammad Ali to approach his opponent and murmur, "Dr. Foreman, I presume?" Not that sport is unfamiliar to Zaïre....

September 02, 1974
College Football opens another season, featuring Ohio State Back Archie Griffin and a cast of the best runners in years, many of whom are pictured in action. Buckeye Coach Woody Hayes and his...

September 02, 1974 | Mark Kram

September 02, 1974 | William Leggett
When it was announced in May that Bill MacPhail, vice-president in charge of CBS' ailing sports department, had resigned for health reasons, the television industry could hardly believe it. Unlike...

September 02, 1974 | Robert H. Boyle
Taiwan again owned Williamsport in the Little League World Series

September 02, 1974 | Herman Weiskopf

September 02, 1974 | Brock Yates

September 02, 1974 | Whitney Tower
An undefeated 2-year-old filly named Ruffian won the prestigious Spinaway Stakes at Saratoga so convincingly that excited racegoers are now comparing her to Secretariat

September 02, 1974 | Robert F. Jones

September 02, 1974 | John A. Meyers
Gwilym S. Brown, a reporter and writer for this magazine since 1954, died of a brain tumor on Aug. 12 at the age of 46. We want to share with you a few memories of him, as much to assuage a loss...

September 02, 1974
BASEBALL—TAIWAN, the Far East representative, won its fourth consecutive Little League World Championship, defeating Red Bluff, Calif. 12-1 in the final game, at Williamsport, Pa. (page 40).

September 02, 1974
6—Fred Kaplan-Black Star15—Heinz Kluetmeier16, 17—Rich Clarkson, Heinz Kluetmeier (2)18, 19—Tony Tomsic20, 21—Heinz Kluetmeier22—Fred Kaplan-Black Star, Lewis Portnoy, Lane Stewart30, 31—Anthony...

September 02, 1974
Toyoichi Wanami, 91, became the oldest person on record to scale 12,388-foot Mount Fuji. The former admiral, who lives in Tokyo and had ascended Fujiyama four times previously, rested overnight...

September 02, 1974
Sir:Well, I wouldn't have believed it unless I had seen it. Dan Jenkins actually had more to say about the man who won the PGA Championship than about the man who came in second (, Aug. 19). The...