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January 31, 1994 | Volume 80, Issue 4

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Emmitt Smith Cover - Sports Illustrated January 31, 1994

January 31, 1994 | Richard O'Brien
Miracle Milers

January 31, 1994 | Richard O'Brien
•Baseball's expanded playoff format, devised in part to accommodate its new three-divisional alignment, is far too kind to wild-card teams. Each wild card will play the division champ with the...

January 31, 1994 | Richard O'Brien
The Buffalo Bills are headed back to the Super Bowl for the fourth straight year.

January 31, 1994 | Richard O'Brien
The former Runnin' Rebel basketball coach, on UNLV president Bob Maxson, with whom he has openly feuded over the years: "I think Bob Maxson's done a great job turning Las Vegas into a hockey town."

January 31, 1994 | Paul Zimmerman

January 31, 1994 | Rick Reilly
Do you remember the game the Bills want to forget?

January 31, 1994 | Peter King
Determined to leave his mark on the NFL, Emmitt Smith led the Cowboys to another NFC title

January 31, 1994 | Rick Telander
Buffalo is again the AFC champ, and the burden of the Bills' Super Bowl futility weighs heaviest on Jim Kelly

January 31, 1994 | Tex Maule

January 31, 1994
Bowl DayI agree with Rick Reilly's article about the Florida State—Nebraska game: There is no true national champion this year (Wide Left, Jan. 10). I do, however, think that the strength of the...

January 31, 1994 | Richard Hoffer

January 31, 1994 | Leigh Montville

January 31, 1994 | E.M. Swift
The arrest of her ex-husband and questions about a $10,000 check and phone calls have put Tonya Harding on the spot

January 31, 1994 | Ian Thomsen
The ice was like a flattened, frozen cloud last Saturday, and one by one the other skaters, their warmups finished, left it to the heavenly Katarina Witt. Finally, she stood alone, leaning on the...

January 31, 1994 | Hank Hersch
Alexi Lalas, a U.S. national soccer team defender, did two star turns last week. On Thursday night he charmed an overflow crowd of teammates, soccerphiles and TV cameramen at Hennessey's Tavern in...

January 31, 1994 | Sally Jenkins
If MaliVai Washington can learn how to win a five-set match, then surely we can learn how to pronounce his name. Until now, Washington has been better known for his agonizing five-set losses in...

January 31, 1994 | John Garrity

January 31, 1994 | Ned Zeman
A Quiet Yell

January 31, 1994 | Ned Zeman
MenB.J. Tyler, a 6'1" senior guard at Texas, averaged 33.3 points, 10 assists and 3.3 steals as the Longhorns knocked off Baylor 110-85, Texas Tech 108-79 and Georgia 107-96.

January 31, 1994 | Kelli Anderson
Changes at the Top. In Kansas State's 68-64 win over top-ranked Kansas on Jan. 17, senior guard Anthony Beane once again delivered in the clutch. He scored the Wildcats' last eight points, marking...

January 31, 1994 | Phil Taylor
The New Bad Boys

January 31, 1994 | Tom Verducci
Until baseball players accept a salary cap, owners shouldn't celebrate

January 31, 1994

January 31, 1994 | Jaime Diaz

January 31, 1994 | John Garrity

January 31, 1994 | John Garrity
In an unofficial Battle of the Alumni last week in Tucson, former hometown Arizona Wildcat players beat erstwhile Arizona State Sun Devils and a lone ex-Artichoke of Scottsdale Community College...

January 31, 1994 | John Garrity
Amy Alcott's exclusion is the LPGA Hall of Fame's shame