December 29, 1997 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Hank Hersch
The answering machine has conveyed some significant sports transactions in recent years. Just ask now unemployed John Robinson.
October 14, 1996
When USC's Marcus Allen was about to enter the 1982 NFL draft, his college coach, John Robinson, damned him with faint praise. "I don't see him in the context of a Walter Payton or Earl Campbell, a dominant player,"...
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For John Robinson and a resurgent Southern Cal, there's no substitute for a superstar tailback and a stellar running game
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