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February 25, 1991 | Volume 74, Issue 7

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Raghib Ismail Cover - Sports Illustrated February 25, 1991

February 25, 1991 | Hank Hersch

February 25, 1991 | E.M. Swift
Tonya Harding won a U.S. figures title with an unprecedented triple Axel

February 25, 1991 | Alexander Wolff

February 25, 1991 | Sam Moses

February 25, 1991 | Jay Greenberg

February 25, 1991
Prayers and FootballHooray for Rick Reilly. It's about time someone addressed the issue of religion in sports (POINT AFTER, Feb. 4). Sporting events are constantly used as soapboxes for religious...

February 25, 1991 | Austin Murphy

February 25, 1991 | Greg Breining
Just because it's hot and dry and there's wood on the walls doesn't mean it's authentic—simply ask the first Finn you see

February 25, 1991 | Phil Taylor
Shark Repellent

February 25, 1991 | Phil Taylor
MENJimmy Jackson, a 6'6" sophomore swingman for Ohio State, scored 21 points in a 73-71 win over Wisconsin, then had 30 points, 11 boards and six assists in a 97-95 double-overtime defeat of Indiana.

February 25, 1991 | Jack McCallum

February 25, 1991 | Thomas McGuane

February 25, 1991 | Thomas McGuane
SHEILA WELCH AN ACCOMPLISHED COMPETITOR LIKE HER HUSBAND, BUSTER, SHEILA WAS THE 1980 NCHA NONPROFESSIONAL RIDER OF THE YEAR. SINCE 1967 SHE HAS FINISHED IN THE MONEY IN DOZENS OF NON-PRO AND OPEN...

February 25, 1991
COMMENT

February 25, 1991
[Thumps up]To the venerable Salem Country Club in Massachusetts for hiring the first woman head golf professional at a club in New England, Mary Wilkinson.

February 25, 1991
Even though firemen tried to restrain him, J.C. Rogers, 66, of Florence, S.C., ran back into his burning house on Feb. 3 to save his tickets to the Feb. 7 North Carolina-North Carolina State...

February 25, 1991
Wall Muhammad, cruiserweight, asked if he bit James Salerno during their recent fight: "No, I'm a vegetarian."

February 25, 1991
Spring Training officially begins on Feb. 21 when pitchers and catchers start reporting to the 26 major league clubs. That does not mean, however, that players have been idle for four months. Here...

February 25, 1991
Former Boston Patriots placekicker Gino Cappelletti has announced he will run a kicking school in Wellesley, Mass., this summer. He will call it the Gino Cappelletti Boot Camp.

February 25, 1991
To give a midwinter putting instructional, the editors picked Billy Casper, a golfer who would still be putting competitively three decades later, albeit on the Senior tour. Elsewhere in the...

February 25, 1991 | Dave Scheiber

February 25, 1991 | Edited by Michael Jaffe
DiminishedBy 45 pounds, Washington Bullet forward John Williams, 26. Williams, known as Hot Fudge to distinguish him from the Cleveland Cavaliers' John (Hot Rod) Williams, tipped the scales at 305...

February 25, 1991
Wesley WaldronWEST HILLS, CALIF.Wesley, 16, won two golds and a silver in fencing at the Southern California Junior Olympic Qualifier. He was first in the under-17 foil and the under-17 épée...

February 25, 1991 | Leigh Montville
Roger Clemens, now baseball's best-paid player, crunches the numbers for the previous holder of that distinction