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September 30, 1991 | Volume 75, Issue 14

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Ramon Martinez Cover - Sports Illustrated September 30, 1991

September 30, 1991 | Edited by Richard Demak

September 30, 1991 | Edited by Richard Demak
[Thump Up]To the International Rowing Federation, for admitting Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania now instead of waiting until its next meeting, in 1992. The decision paves the way for the Baltic...

September 30, 1991 | Edited by Richard Demak
Wayne Fontes, Detroit Lion coach, maintaining that his job is not in jeopardy: "When I drive, the fans still wave to me, and all of their fingers show."

September 30, 1991 | Edited by Richard Demak
Chicago Bears tight end James Coley and his wife, Gwannettia, have six children. Their five daughters are named Ani, Fehlisegwanafay, Myrialysia, Shanuanevia and Tiyonneteona. Their son's name is...

September 30, 1991 | Edited by Richard Demak
The puzzling Los Angeles Rams appeared on the gatefold cover of our Oct. 3, 1966, issue in this puzzling (and staged) photo. Inside we chronicled the team's ups and downs since its move to L.A. in...

September 30, 1991 | Steve Rushin
The Los Angeles Dodgers slid past the Atlanta Braves in another thrilling dustup in the National League West

September 30, 1991 | Nicholas Dawidoff
Presumed dead in August, the Red Sox are back in their division's race

September 30, 1991 | Rick Reilly
San Francisco needed a victory on Sunday, and so did Steve Young

September 30, 1991 | Jack McCallum

September 30, 1991 | Richard Hoffer

September 30, 1991
The Canonization of ConnorsI can't fault Jimmy Connors for his athletic prowess, his love of tennis, his hustle or his will to win (Open and Shut, Sept. 16). These characteristics set a fine...

September 30, 1991 | Robert W. Creamer

September 30, 1991 | Austin Murphy
Washington exposed Nebraska's weaknesses in a come-from-behind win

September 30, 1991 | William F. Reed
Cryin' Time in Texas

September 30, 1991 | William F. Reed
OFFENSEChris Hughley, a junior running back at Tulsa, rushed for 231 yards on 29 carries and scored on touchdown runs of nine, 10 and 53 yards as the Golden Hurricane upset No. 15 Texas A&M 35-34.

September 30, 1991 | Peter King
New New England

September 30, 1991 | Peter King
A month ago Pete Rose stopped for dinner at Don Shula's steakhouse in Miami Lakes, Fla., and the Dolphin coach was summoned from his nearby home to meet the famous customer. The resulting visit...

September 30, 1991 | Peter King
This week, Charger Nosetackle Joe Phillips will observe the first anniversary of the most terrible night of his life by marketing T-shirts that have his likeness and the slogan COMEBACK POWER on...

September 30, 1991 | Tim Kurkjian
Broken String

September 30, 1991 | Tim Kurkjian
•Spectator on the Base PathsThe baserunning gaffe of the season was committed by the Dodgers' Brett Butler on Sept. 16. The scene: bottom of the 11th inning, L.A.'s Jose Offerman on third, Butler...

September 30, 1991 | William Nack
As his unparalleled career winds down, A.J. Foyt still looks for fulfillment

September 30, 1991 | Edited by Michael Jaffe
AnnouncedBy prep basketball star Jason Kidd, that he will attend the University of California next year. Kidd, a 6'4" senior guard who led tiny St. Joseph High of Alameda, Calif., to the Division...

September 30, 1991
Elisabeth AshforthBROOKLYN

September 30, 1991 | Rick Telander
The dogged futility of Chicago's two baseball teams has defied logic for 74 years

September 30, 1991 | Sonja Steptoe
In her 33rd year on the tour, LPGA Hall of Famer Kathy Whitworth is scrambling to replenish her lost retirement savings