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September 20, 1982 | Volume 57, Issue 13

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Jimmy Connors Cover - Sports Illustrated September 20, 1982

September 20, 1982 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum

September 20, 1982 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Ed Garvey, the NFLPA's executive director, after being booed by many of the 1,600 fans who attended a Washington Redskins team luncheon: "They had me confused with Steve Garvey."

September 20, 1982 | Curry Kirkpatrick

September 20, 1982 | Jack McCallum
Heisman hopefuls Danny Marino and Kelvin Bryant didn't impress any voters in Pitt's 7-6 victory over North Carolina

September 20, 1982 | Paul Zimmerman
Rookie Coach Ron Meyer of rebuilding New England spoiled the NFL debut of rookie Coach Frank Kush of rebuilding Baltimore, 24-13

September 20, 1982 | Dan Levin
It's not roller disco. It's not Roller Derby. It's speed roller skating, and last year Tacoma's Tom Peterson was the world champion

September 20, 1982 | Philip G. Howlett
Senior Writer William Oscar Johnson has a line in his piece on the Sunfish, which begins on page 74, that the boat was designed "to do nothing but make people happy." The craft has succeeded...

September 20, 1982 | Rick Telander
The single wing may be virtually extinct, but thanks to Keith Piper it's still alive—and running and passing—at Denison

September 20, 1982 | Franz Lidz
...who's the fairest of them all? Among Yankee hitters, Lou Piniella

September 20, 1982 | Herm Weiskopf

September 20, 1982 | Herm Weiskopf
CLAUDELL WASHINGTON: The Atlanta outfielder had nine RBIs, batted .387, belted two homers, beat L.A. 12-11 with a 10th-inning run and jolted Cincinnati 4-3 with a two-run single in the ninth.

September 20, 1982 | Rick Telander
Good tickets are rare things. This is a postulate of life. I learned it in the fifth grade when I went with 30 other Peoria traffic safety patrol boys to a Chicago Cubs game at Wrigley Field....

September 20, 1982 | N. Brooks Clark
Virginia lost to Navy, but new Coach George Welsh is thinking positively

September 20, 1982 | Alexander Wolff

September 20, 1982 | Alexander Wolff
OFFENSE: West Virginia Quarterback Jeff Hostetler, a 6'3", 212-pound junior transfer from Penn State, completed 17 of 37 passes for 321 yards and four TDs as the Mountaineers upset Oklahoma 41-27.

September 20, 1982 | Anita Verschoth

September 20, 1982 | William Oscar Johnson

September 20, 1982
4—Steve Hansen11—Illustration by Sam Q. Weissman16, 17—Walter Iooss Jr.18-21—Manny Millan22, 23—(clockwise from left) Steven F. Mullensky, Manny Millan (2), Jacqueline Duvoisin24, 25—John Iacono...

September 20, 1982 | Compiled by ROB BUCHANAN
PRO FOOTBALL—On the eve of the NFL's 63rd season, a players' strike failed to materialize, but agreement between the Players Association and the owners still seemed remote. In Seattle, the...

September 20, 1982
CLINTON DAVISHOMESTEAD, PA.Clinton, a senior at Steel Valley High, won the 200-meter dash at the junior Pan-Am Games in Venezuela in 20.39. He holds state high school records in the 100 (10.57)...

September 20, 1982 | Edited by Gay Flood
Sir:While I enjoyed Ron Fimrite's excellent article on Rickey Henderson's stolen-base record (, Sept. 6), I was amazed by the ignorant comments made by Sparky Anderson and by Bill James in his...