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August 12, 1991 | Volume 75, Issue 7

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Eric Dickerson Cover - Sports Illustrated August 12, 1991

August 12, 1991 | Peter King

August 12, 1991 | Tim Kurkjian

August 12, 1991 | Alexander Wolff
After years of preparation, the Cuban people had reason to be proud as the 11th Pan American Games began in Havana

August 12, 1991 | Ralph Wiley

August 12, 1991 | John Steinbreder
Proposition 48 stipulates that freshman scholarship athletes in Division I can play and practice with their teams only if they earned at least a 2.0 grade point average in 11 high school core...

August 12, 1991
Lyle AlzadoFormer NFL star Lyle Alzado is to be applauded for his 180-degree turnaround on the use of performance-enhancing drugs (I'm Sick and I'm Scared, July 8). He could just as easily have...

August 12, 1991 | Phil Taylor

August 12, 1991 | Jim Harmon
A disease ran rampant until members of a Native American tribe began emulating the actions of their ancestors

August 12, 1991 | William F. Reed

August 12, 1991 | Tim Kurkjian

August 12, 1991 | Tim Kurkjian
•Summit of StarsPitchers Dave Stewart of the A's and Roger Clemens of the Red Sox have sparred verbally a number of times in the last few years, often over who was more deserving of the Cy Young...

August 12, 1991 | Lisa Twyman Bessone
During batting practice before a recent Cubs-Braves game, Chicago's Doug Dascenzo was heading for his position in the outfield, which happened to be in the same general direction as the Wrigley...

August 12, 1991 | Kenny Moore

August 12, 1991 | Jay Feldman
The crucial stat was on the thermometer—41 below—during an Antarctic ball game

August 12, 1991 | Michael Jaffe
An undefeated Navy plebe crew has reassembled, almost intact, three decades later

August 12, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf

August 12, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
[Thumb Up]To singer Terry Cashman of Willie, Mickey & the Duke fame, who will donate proceeds from his cassette Terry Cashman's Greatest Baseball Hits to the Baseball Assistance Team, an...

August 12, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
David Wells, Toronto Blue Jay pitcher, while watching the baseball documentary When It Was a Game, which features footage of the '34 Detroit Tigers: "There's Tiger Stadium. Look, same small...

August 12, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
Summertime and the livin' is easy, fish are jumpin'...especially bass (not to mention porgy). The prestigious BASS Masters Classic begins next week in Chesapeake Bay. Business is already hoppin'...

August 12, 1991 | Edited by Steve Wulf
Our Aug. 10, 1981, cover was the same one we had used for the baseball issue that spring. The reason was that the season was resuming after a two-month players' strike. We even had scouting...

August 12, 1991 | Nicholas Dawidoff

August 12, 1991 | Edited by Michael Jaffe
RejectedBy Michael Jordan. A chance to play on the 1992 U.S. Olympic basketball team. Jordan, who will host the season premiere of Saturday Night Live on Sept. 28, cited his busy schedule and...

August 12, 1991
Stephanie RobertsPARKER, COLO.

August 12, 1991 | Anita DeFrantz
The obstacles facing black women in sports have scarcely diminished with time