September 20, 1954 | Roger Treat
The Detroit Lions, National League football champions the past two years, are out this season to do the unprecedented—win three championships in a row. In preseason games they looked lethal (top, opposite), but so...
SI'S PIGSKIN EXPERT LAUNCHES HIS 1955 COVERAGE WITH A LOOK AT THE COLLEGE ALL-STARS AS THEY GET READY FOR THE PROS
August 15, 1955 | Herman Hickman
Gasping through a temperature that was nearly 100° in the shade—and there wasn't any shade—on the Northwestern practice field at Evanston last week was the latest batch of new blood for the pros. It's a big batch,...
September 05, 1955
This is the tough half of the league, and no matter what the statistics may show, it is always a dogfight between the Lions, the Bears, the Rams and the 49ers. Running into each other week after week with only...
September 19, 1955
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DOAK WALKER IS A SMALL MAN AMONG THE GIANT PROS BUT HIS REMARKABLE RECORD AFTER FIVE YEARS STANDS UP WITH THE BEST
October 03, 1955 | Norman Nicholson
Pro football," a press box reporter observed during a San Francisco 49er-Detroit Lions game last year, "is getting like atomic war. There are no winners, only survivors."