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January 26, 1976 | Volume 44, Issue 4

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Lynn Swann Cover - Sports Illustrated January 26, 1976

January 26, 1976 | Dan Jenkins

January 26, 1976 | Larry Keith
For most of its 210 years Rutgers has been outside the mainstream of sport but the current Knights are unbeaten and rising—fast

January 26, 1976 | Joe Jares

January 26, 1976 | Coles Phinizy

January 26, 1976
The Winter Games of 1976 promise to be better, if not bigger, than ever. While the teams head for Innsbruck, our preview sets the scene and tells where the medals are likely to go.

January 26, 1976 | Frank Deford

January 26, 1976 | Jack Meyers
Although novelist William Humphrey writes mostly about his birthplace, Clarksville, Texas, he has returned there only once in the last 32 years. "I write from imagination, not observation," he...

January 26, 1976 | William Leggett
During the nine Super Bowl telecasts that preceded last week's, just about everything worth trying had been attempted by NBC and CBS, the two networks that alternate in broadcasting the game at a...

January 26, 1976 | Joe Jares
An ecumenical coach has built a top team at Kansas' Marymount, where there were no boys eight years ago

January 26, 1976 | Herman Weiskopf

January 26, 1976 | Gilbert Rogin
Can a 14-month-old offshore Florida city, which has faced lawsuits and insolvency, retain its goal of ecology first, development second?

January 26, 1976 | Larry Keith
At the NCAA convention the major sports schools just did turn back a determined move to base athletic scholarships partly on ability to pay

January 26, 1976 | Sarah Pileggi
When Jacki Hansen changed events the result was a new world record

January 26, 1976 | William Humphrey

January 26, 1976
PRO BASKETBALL—NBA: A 92-88 defeat of Cleveland boosted Washington's Central division lead to 1½ games over the Cavaliers, and by week's end that margin was 2½ as the streaking Bullets won their...

January 26, 1976
4—Dmitri Kessel14, 15—Walter Iooss Jr.16, 17—Heinz Kluetmeier, John Iacono, Neil Leifer18—Walter Iooss Jr.19—Ken Regan-Camera 5, Rich Clarkson42—Heinz Kluetmeier46—Rich Clarkson54—Christopher...

January 26, 1976
Patrick (Leaky) Curry, a sophomore goalie on the junior varsity soccer team at Canton (N.Y.) Central School, recorded 23 shutouts in 28 games as the Golden Bears had a two-year record of 27-0-1....

January 26, 1976 | Edited by Gay Flood
Sir:Joe Jares' article (, Jan. 12) provided a valid sum-up of the Buckeyes' panic operation in the second half of the Rose Bowl game. I felt the factors that really upset Ohio State were UCLA...

January 26, 1976 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer
L OF A GAMEIn writing last week about the Pittsburgh-Dallas contretemps in Miami, the Boston Globe's Ray Fitzgerald asked, "In 2016, will football's biggest game be known as Super Bowl L?"

January 26, 1976 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer
•R.R.M. (Ruly) Carpenter III, president of the Philadelphia Phillies: "I'm going to write a book; How to Make a Small Fortune in Baseball. You start with a large fortune."