January 23, 1956
February 20, 1956
Carin Cone, 15-year-old Ridgewood, N.J. backstroker, brightened U.S. Olympic hopes as she tied the 150-yard American backstroke record (1:48.2) set when she was a baby; at New Haven. Carin is national 100- and...
March 19, 1956
December 24, 1956
FOOTBALLNew York Giants had little trouble beating Philadelphia 21-7 to win Eastern title, while Chicago Bears outroughed Detroit 38-21 to capture Western crown, setting stage for NFL playoff at Yankee Stadium Dec....
January 07, 1957
YEAR-END HONORSBobby Morrow, Texas' Olympic sprint champion: SPORTS ILLUSTRATED Sportsman of the Year (see page 6). Mickey Mantle, New York Yankees' golden boy: Associated Press male athlete of 1956. Pat McCormick,...