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August 16, 1976 | Volume 45, Issue 7

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Calvin Hill Cover - Sports Illustrated August 16, 1976

August 16, 1976 | Ron Fimrite

August 16, 1976 | Ron Fimrite
History shows that this season's second-place teams still have a chance of winning, though each would need a comeback equal to baseball's most dramatic to do it. The most extraordinary pennant...

August 16, 1976 | Kenny Moore
There's many a slip for one known for lip, as Dwight Stones learned in Montreal's rain, but four days later he was the toast of the town with a world record in Philly

August 16, 1976 | Robert F. Jones

August 16, 1976 | Richard W. Johnston

August 16, 1976
No longer a kid, Jack Nicklaus takes on all comers as he defends his PGA championship against such relative youngsters as Jerry Pate and such old rivals as Lee Trevino. Dan Jenkins reports from...

August 16, 1976 | Clive Gammon

August 16, 1976 | Jim Kaplan
EVERYTHING'S BEEN COMING UP ROSES FOR THE BALTIMORE RIGHTHANDER SINCE HE LEFT THE BULLPEN AND BLOSSOMED INTO A STARTER WITH A RECORD OF 13-2

August 16, 1976 | Larry Keith
AL EAST

August 16, 1976 | Larry Keith
BUTCH METZGER: The San Diego reliever continued his drive for Rookie of the Year by picking up his ninth win without a defeat and his ninth, 10th and 11th saves. He allowed only two runs in seven...

August 16, 1976 | Robert Cantwell
NO LONGER MERE BEASTS OF BURDEN, MULES JUMP INTO THE PUBLIC'S HEART

August 16, 1976 | Barry McDermott
IN A DRAFT OF PLAYERS FROM DECEASED ABA TEAMS, CHICAGO, PORTLAND AND DETROIT OF THE NBA CAME AWAY MUCH RICHER, DESPITE STIFF INHERITANCE FEES

August 16, 1976 | Roger Kahn

August 16, 1976 | Roger Kahn
A star who shone (Stan the Man), a star who didn't, some stars who might.

August 16, 1976 | Edited by Coles Phinizy
IRONIC FOOTNOTESport buffs who seek the ultimate in Olympic memorabilia should pick up a pair of the athletic shoes that the Hanover chain now sells under the brand name "Pony." On the underside...

August 16, 1976 | Edited by Coles Phinizy
•Bob Lilly, former Cowboy lineman, discussing the mystique of Coach Tom Landry: "Tom's coaching isn't so hard to learn. What's hard is to believe it."

August 16, 1976
7—drawing by Arnold Roth12-14—John Iacono16, 17—George Long18—Heinz Kluetmeier42—Dick Raphael47—Lane Stewart53—Manny Millan

August 16, 1976
FRANCIS J. TIERNEYRIDGELY, MD.The only Catholic priest with a U.S. Trotting Association license to drive at parimutuel tracks, Father Tierney, 56, has earned $2,300 in three months with his...

August 16, 1976
AEROBATICS—The SOVIET UNION swept the eighth world championships in Kiev, taking the men's (VICTOR LETSKO), women's (LIDIA LEONOVA) and team titles.

August 16, 1976 | Edited by Gay Flood
NADIA AND COMPANYSir:Thank you for the coverage of the Olympics in your Aug. 2 issue. I had just returned from Montreal and was glad to find that one American magazine had maintained the Olympic...