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September 09, 1996 | Volume 85, Issue 11

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Steve Emtmann Cover - Sports Illustrated September 09, 1996

September 09, 1996 | Michael Bamberger
Golf Dreams: Writings on Golf by John Updike (Alfred A. Knopf, $23)

September 09, 1996 | Peter King
The Dolphins made Jimmy Johnson's return to coaching a success by putting a squeeze on the Pats

September 09, 1996
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September 09, 1996 | Michael Silver
Defending AFC champion Pittsburgh took heavy casualties in a 24-9 loss to upstart Jacksonville

September 09, 1996 | Gerry Callahan
Taking two of three from Cleveland, first-place Texas even had Cowboys fans abuzz

September 09, 1996 | Tim Layden
Kansas State survived the hoopla and a Texas Tech rally to win the inaugural Big 12 conference game

September 09, 1996
We enjoyed the Atlanta Olympics so much, we are trying to figure out how to afford a trip to Sydney in 2000.FRANK PARSONS, MERCER, MO.

September 09, 1996 | Tom Verducci
A mix of power and glower has turned the Padres' Ken Caminiti into one of the most dangerous players in the National League

September 09, 1996 | Alexander Wolff
Cal's basketball coach, Todd Bozeman, was a man in a hurry, until charges of wrongdoing halted him

September 09, 1996
Stacy ShapiroSTREAMWOOD, ILL.Stacy, a senior at Streamwood High, rolled the first perfect game in the 24-year history of the state girls' high school bowling tournament to clinch the team title...

September 09, 1996 | Leigh Montville
In Milwaukee the professional debut of Amateur champ Tiger Woods was a qualified success

September 09, 1996 | Franz Lidz

September 09, 1996 | Tim Kurkjian
Molitor is a Hall of Famer no matter how many hits he gets as a DH, Pirates' surrender, Boston's impossible dream

September 09, 1996 | Peter King
O'Donnell caught in Broncos stampede, Carter, Phillips running on empty, Haskell's happy return to the sideline

September 09, 1996 | Mark Mulvoy
SI's editor, who started as a reporter in 1965, retires with a trove of sports memories

September 09, 1996 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Kostya Kennedy

September 09, 1996 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Kostya Kennedy
41,822Miles to be traveled in airplanes by the San Diego Chargers this season, the most in the NFL

September 09, 1996 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Kostya Kennedy
Legendary teacher Vanda Scaravelli of Italy has practiced the art of yoga for four decades. At 88 she's still stretching her horizons.

September 09, 1996 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Kostya Kennedy
Zimbabwe's national soccer team has named as its manager Bruce Grobbelaar, a goalkeeper in the English SecondDivision who in January 1997 will appear at Winchester Crown Court to answer...

September 09, 1996 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Kostya Kennedy
Roger McDowellBaltimore Orioles reliever, on his recent shoulder surgery performed by orthopedist Lewis Yocum: "He lubed it, oiled it, filtered it. I opted for the new-car scent instead of apple...

September 09, 1996 | David Fleming
Brett Favre returned from off-season rehab and passed the Buccaneers silly

September 09, 1996 | David Fleming

September 09, 1996
CHIEFSDespite having no single back rush for more than 21 yards, Kansas City won its seventh straight season opener, 20-19 over Houston.

September 09, 1996 | David Fleming
Tony Mandarich

September 09, 1996 | Paul Zimmerman
Gus Frerotte of the Redskins is taking his lumps now—but his foes will pay later