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December 01, 2008 | Volume 109, Issue 21

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Sam Bradford Cover - Sports Illustrated December 01, 2008

December 01, 2008 | Terry McDonell
How Do You Spell BCS?

December 01, 2008
Split Opinion

December 01, 2008 | Ben Reiter
Looking for pitching? There's nothing wrong with becoming a chubby chaser

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Into practice, Titans coach . Last Thursday several members of the 101st Airborne Parachute team jumped to Tennessee's practice facility from 12,000 feet; one was paired with Fisher, who used the...

December 01, 2008
Former IBF super bantamweight champ, after rival Celestino Caballero called him a "pretty boy":

December 01, 2008
Until it was changed last week, the test for Australian citizenship included questions about cricket.

December 01, 2008 | Nancy Ramsey
Forty years later, players relive the ultimate Game

December 01, 2008 | Arash Markazi
and again teamed up on the playing field, appearing at ranch for a Thanksgiving episode in which they put the overweight contestants through fast-paced NFL-style drills. "It seemed like...

December 01, 2008 | Joe Lemire
tiny TV ratings are stagnant, attendance is down, and, according to a Forbes study in September, only three clubs are profitable. Yet A new team is slated to join in each of the next two years,...

December 01, 2008 | Andy Staples
Myron Rolle gets a scholarship—and a win

December 01, 2008 | Andy Staples
Career rushing yards by West Virginia's Pat White, an NCAA mark for a QB.

December 01, 2008 | Tom Verducci
perfected imperfection. He missed a perfect game by one strike (2001), a world championship by two outs (also in '01), 300 career wins by 30, the Cy Young Award in each of the nine years he...

December 01, 2008
What smart fans should do this week

December 01, 2008
Polamalu likes the honor-code aspect of Francis Ford Coppola's classic : "The difference between and, say, Scarface is that Scarface is a thug. In they were criminals with values." Delhomme...

December 01, 2008
Countdown host also cohosts Football Night in America

December 01, 2008
Gonzalez, a sophomore forward at Connecticut, had four goals at the Pan-Am Junior Championships, including one in the title game against Chile, forcing overtime and helping the U.S. win. A week...

December 01, 2008 | Dan Patrick

December 01, 2008 | AUSTIN MURPHY
Oklahoma couldn't beat the Longhorns, but the Sooners did the next best thing. They routed Texas Tech, wowing poll voters and tightening an already close race among Big 12 powers for a spot in the...

December 01, 2008 | AUSTIN MURPHY
BREAKING NEWS, REAL-TIME SCORES AND DAILY ANALYSIS.

December 01, 2008 | Andrew Lawrence
Texas and Oklahoma have strong cases for being in the Big 12 title game, but the winner may be the team that get to K.C.

December 01, 2008 | PETER KING
What makes an NFL All-Pro tick? SI got inside the clockwork mind of Bucs veteran linebacker as he faced his biggest challenge of the 2008 season: stopping Adrian Peterson

December 01, 2008 | PETER KING
BREAKING NEWS, REAL-TIME SCORES AND DAILY ANALYSIS.

December 01, 2008 | CHRIS MANNIX
After two nightmarish years in which his numbers fell and his angst level spiked, the found what he needed to jump-start his sagging career: a seat on the bench

December 01, 2008 | CHRIS MANNIX
BREAKING NEWS, REAL-TIME SCORES AND DAILY ANALYSIS.

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December 01, 2008 | GRANT WAHL
The Columbus Crew danced to its first MLS Cup title behind the brilliant moves of , the league's most talented (sorry, Becks!) and influential import

December 01, 2008 | GRANT WAHL
BREAKING NEWS, REAL-TIME SCORES AND DAILY ANALYSIS.

December 01, 2008 | MICHAEL BAMBERGER
Her status as the greatest player in the history of women's golf secure, walked away from the game eager and, as usual, totally prepared to begin the rest of her life

December 01, 2008 | MICHAEL BAMBERGER
BREAKING NEWS, REAL-TIME SCORES AND DAILY ANALYSIS.

December 01, 2008 | TIM LAYDEN
Never has the game circled around to its beginnings—Pop Warner, meet Ricky Williams; Ricky, Pop—the way it has this fall

December 01, 2008 | TIM LAYDEN
BREAKING NEWS, REAL-TIME SCORES AND DAILY ANALYSIS.

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The off-season splurge on veterans (and not just Brett Favre) has the Jets primed for the playoffs • Dr. Z's pick: Steelers over Patriots

December 01, 2008 | Paul Zimmerman
A year ago Tom Brady neutralized Pittsburgh's blitz schemes with quick screens and play-action passes in New England's 34--13 win. Now the Steelers have to deal with Brady clone Matt Cassel, who's...

December 01, 2008 | Jim Trotter
With a beefed-up defense and veteran imports (one in particular), the Jets are taking off at just the right time

December 01, 2008 | David Sabino
With the fantasy postseason near, one matchup can be your difference-maker

December 01, 2008 | Stewart Mandel
Turner Gill has orchestrated a masterful turnaround at Buffalo (7--4). The Bulls, who had a 10--69 record in their seven Division I-A seasons before Gill's 2006 arrival, have already clinched the...

December 01, 2008 | Mark Beech
Once-flailing quarterback Mike Teel turned red hot and saved what was looking like a lost season for Rutgers

December 01, 2008 | Pierre McGuire
Here's a surprise: The Kings have become a must-watch team, playing skilled, energetic and intelligent hockey under their first-year coach, Defenseman the league's best rookie, can control the...

December 01, 2008 | Sarah Kwak
Missing its go-to goalie for the first time in 15 years, New Jersey has had to adjust its game—and its expectations

December 01, 2008 | Chris Ballard
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