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August 01, 1994 | Volume 81, Issue 5

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Troy Aikman Cover - Sports Illustrated August 01, 1994

August 01, 1994 | Mark Mulvoy
Every big league outfit needs scouts and a farm system, and our intern program is SI's way of uncovering and developing editorial talent. Each year we give a half dozen collegians or recent...

August 01, 1994 | Rick Telander

August 01, 1994 | Peter King
...former Cowboy coach Jimmy Johnson is soaking up the sun and (who can blame him?) is in no hurry to return to the NFL

August 01, 1994 | John Garrity

August 01, 1994 | Tom Verducci
The players, dead set against the owners' demand for a salary cap, are on the brink of a walkout that could jeopardize the World Series

August 01, 1994 | Amy Nutt
Patty Sheehan won a second Women's U.S. Open as Helen Alfredsson self-destructed

August 01, 1994 | E.M. Swift
As evidenced by a strong showing at the Bislett Games, Bob Kennedy may be the best U.S. distance man in a decade

August 01, 1994 | Leigh Montville

August 01, 1994
"Instead of O.J., I would have preferred a cover photo of the dedicated athletes Gary Smith wrote of—the 14 record-breaking milers."LEWIS G. BLOOM, OLYMPIA, WASH.

August 01, 1994 | Jill Lieber
Jack Clark believes that struggles and hardships have taught him more than success ever will. One of baseball's most feared power hitters in the mid-1980s, Clark walloped 340 home runs in his...

August 01, 1994 | Shelley Smith
She's big. She's had. She's obnoxious and caustic. A listener calls her Mother, and she answers, "Yes, my child." She chastises, coos, interviews and spews. She's half cranky, half funny. She's...

August 01, 1994 | Hank Hersch
To his new employer, the New York Jets, Tony Meola brought no baggage. Literally. On Sunday, as the Jets opened training camp in Hempstead, N.Y., their other kickers and punters lugged around...

August 01, 1994 | Dan Jenkins

August 01, 1994
Nicole DygertEAST ROCHESTER, N.Y.Nicole, 16, won the gold medal in women's épée at the U.S. Olympic Festival with a 5-4, 5-0 upset of top-seeded Laura Maskell, 36, of Portland. Earlier in the year...

August 01, 1994 | Tim Kurkjian
The Buc Stops Here

August 01, 1994 | Tim Kurkjian
No Free Passes. Sunday marked the first anniversary of the last base on balls—an intentional walk, in fact—received by Phillie infielder Kim Batiste. Fittingly, Batiste was not awarded a base on...

August 01, 1994 | Tim Crothers
With a baseball strike looming, this Everyfan keeps playing—and hoping

August 01, 1994 | Edited by Richard O'Brien
The Keenan Affair

August 01, 1994 | Edited by Richard O'Brien
The title sponsor of this month's Chicago Triathlon is Mrs. T's pierogies, the world's largest maker of the calorie-laden stuffed-dough concoctions.

August 01, 1994 | Edited by Richard O'Brien
Davey JohnsonCincinnati Red manager, on Red reliever Rob Dibble: "I tell him something, and it goes in one ear, hits something hard and bounces back out."