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August 16, 1982 | Volume 57, Issue 7

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Walter Payton Cover - Sports Illustrated August 16, 1982

August 16, 1982 | Craig Neff

August 16, 1982 | Paul Zimmerman
The Bears' Walter Payton has trained prodigiously for the new season, but will probably take the same old pounding

August 16, 1982 | Philip G. Howlett
Sports and art have always vied for the affections of SI Assistant Art Director Larry Gendron. Although he began painting in the third grade after he fell in love with a print of Salvador Dali's...

August 16, 1982 | Dan Jenkins
Raymond Floyd got comfortable with a record opening-round 63 and kept his cool to win the PGA at sultry Southern Hills

August 16, 1982 | William Nack
Dwight Braxton battered Matthew Saad Muhammad at will in their WBC light heavyweight rematch

August 16, 1982 | E.M. Swift
When the Mariners have to find the missing hits, get the final outs, or track down Mr. Jell-O, they know whom to summon: Reliever Bill Caudill

August 16, 1982 | Clive Gammon

August 16, 1982 | William Taaffe
But CBS's Frank Chirkinian (left) thinks Chuck Howard's ABC shows stink

August 16, 1982 | Steve Wulf
Dave LaRoche has LaLurched all year between New York and Columbus

August 16, 1982 | Herm Weiskopf

August 16, 1982 | Herm Weiskopf
DOUG DeCINCES: For the first time in his career, the California Angel third baseman hit three home runs in a game—and he did it twice. He had 12 hits in 24 at bats with eight homers and 12 RBIs.

August 16, 1982 | Mike DelNagro
Emulating his dad, Tommy Haughton won the big one with Speed Bowl

August 16, 1982 | William Oscar Johnson

August 16, 1982 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum

August 16, 1982 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Bear Bryant, allowing that he'd been impressed during a meeting with Michael Kane, who's writing the screenplay for a movie on the Alabama football coach's life: "He's an able writer...if he...

August 16, 1982
2—Frank White7—Illustration by Sam Q. Weissman10, 11—Ronald C. Modra12—Heinz Kluetmeier13—Heinz Kluetmeier, Ronald C. Modra (insets)14, 15—Heinz Kluetmeier (7), Ronald C. Modra (bottom right)16,...

August 16, 1982 | Compiled by ROB BUCHANAN
ARCHERY—LUANN RYON, the 1976 Olympic gold medalist, won the women's crown at the National Target Archery championship in Oxford, Ohio with a two-day total of 2,541 points. RICK McKINNEY won his...

August 16, 1982
CINDY PATTERSONSTUDIO CITY, CALIF.Cindy, 18, won the U.S. Long Distance Swimming Championship at the 14th Annual Seal Beach Rough Water Swim, covering the 10-mile ocean course in 2:58:17 to break...

August 16, 1982 | Edited by Gay Flood
BOOM BOOM AND BUSTSir:Ralph Wiley has earned my deepest gratitude for his story on Ray (Boom Boom) Mancini's successful first defense of his WBA lightweight title (A Shining Ray of Hope, Aug. 2)....