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January 12, 1987 | Volume 66, Issue 2

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Ozzie Newsome Cover - Sports Illustrated January 12, 1987

January 12, 1987 | Donald J. Barr
This may be the longest correction this magazine has ever published. Because of a typographical mistake, the story on America's Cup skipper Dennis Conner that ran in last week's issue of SI bore...

January 12, 1987 | T.R. Healy
Sir Roger Bannister testified to a unique feature of running when he remarked in his book The Four-Minute Mile, "I sometimes think that running has given me a glimpse of the greatest freedom a man...

January 12, 1987
DAPHNE GEEPOTOMAC, MD.Daphne, a senior, led the Wootton High volleyball team to its fourth straight state Class AA championship, and was first in Montgomery County in both hitting aces and serving...

January 12, 1987 | Compiled by Amy Lennard
PRO BASKETBALL—In the Atlantic, the division-leading Celtics continued to roll by defeating the Kings 119-102, the Sonics 104-102 and the Bulls 113-99, giving them five straight wins. In the Kings...

January 12, 1987 | Peter Gammons
Are the owners tightening their belts, or is it collusion?

January 12, 1987 | Rick Reilly

January 12, 1987 | Rick Telander
The Redskins set a trap for the Bears and sent the defending world champions off for an early winter's nap

January 12, 1987 | Paul Zimmerman
The keyed-up Giants mauled Joe Montana and San Francisco 49-3

January 12, 1987 | E. M. Swift
Down by 10 points near game's end, Cleveland beat the Jets in double OT 23-20

January 12, 1987 | Bruce Newman
A seesaw struggle with New England left Denver riding high

January 12, 1987 | Ralph Wiley

January 12, 1987 | Edited by Gay Flood
PATERNO AND LORCHWhile there may be some disparaging comments made about your choice of Joe Paterno, the epitome of "Goody Two-Cleats," as Sportsman of the Year (Not An Ordinary Joe, Dec. 22-29),...

January 12, 1987 | Edited by Robert Sullivan

January 12, 1987 | Edited by Robert Sullivan
•Benny Perry, heavily recruited strong safety from Bryan Adams High School in Dallas, on overtures from the scandal-plagued Southwest Conference: "You couldn't pay me to go to an SWC school."

January 12, 1987 | Alexander Wolff

January 12, 1987 | Curry Kirkpatrick

January 12, 1987 | Curry Kirkpatrick
81The point swing between the last two Georgia-Kentucky meetings in Louisville. On Dec. 30, 1986, the Dawgs upset the Cats in Freedom Hall 69-65. Back on Feb. 27, 1956, in the Armory, Kentucky won...

January 12, 1987 | Curry Kirkpatrick
MICHAEL SMITH, BYU's 6'10" returning missionary, spread his works—58 points worth—over the Cable Car Classic, then added 22 against Wyoming. On another mission was Seton Hall, whose 6'9" junior...

January 12, 1987 | Ed Burns
Tiny Mount St. Mary's College was holding its annual Christmas dance Dec. 6, and Mark Scallion's friends were in a quandary. The Division II Mounties were to play St. Paul's that night, and...

January 12, 1987 | Sarah Ballard
USA tried a fast move on Stars & Stripes but lost the series 4-0

January 12, 1987 | Douglas S. Looney
The Pacers' Chuck Person is winning fans, and games, in Indy

January 12, 1987 | Ron Fimrite