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October 30, 1995 | Volume 83, Issue 19

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Bo Jackson Cover - Sports Illustrated October 30, 1995

October 30, 1995
Couldn't we have a little bit of praise for the victorious European team playing in the U.S. on a U.S. Open course?IAN WILLIAMSON, INDIANAPOLIS

October 30, 1995
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October 30, 1995 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Kostya Kennedy

October 30, 1995 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Kostya Kennedy
At 52, Butkus Is Still Feared

October 30, 1995 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Kostya Kennedy
Despite the optimism surrounding Major League Soccer and the astounding news that Oxford University has extended an invitation for troubled superstar Diego Maradona to lecture, the soccer world...

October 30, 1995 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Kostya Kennedy
After the Wisbech Town soccer team didn't provide postmatch sandwiches for its opponent, England's Jewson Eastern Counties League suspended the team for not explaining its "low standards in...

October 30, 1995 | Edited by Jack McCallum and Kostya Kennedy
Billy PayneThe ACOG president, minutes after his comment that the Games cannot get any bigger without losing their quality: "The Game are bigger than we thought by about 400 percent."

October 30, 1995
Rarely is a defensive back's infraction as clearly unmasked as Bengal Leonard Wheeler's grab of Steeler Andre Hastings's cage during Cincy's 27-9 victory last Thursday.

October 30, 1995 | Peter King

October 30, 1995 | Tom Verducci
The Braves won Games 1 and 2 when their pitchers laid low the Indians' vaunted hitters

October 30, 1995 | Mark Mulvoy
One day in 1930 Merv Hyman marched into the editorial offices of The Press, a weekly in Englewood, N.J., his hometown, and offered to become sports editor. The boss found this an offer he could...

October 30, 1995 | Michael Silver
Backup quarterback Elvis Grbac played like an All-Pro as the 49ers rolled over the Rams

October 30, 1995 | Tim Layden
Quarterback Ron Powlus redeemed his fading reputation, and Notre Dame revived itself, with a convincing upset of Southern Cal

October 30, 1995 | Joe Bower
Forty-year-old Bob Butara is a legend in the U.S. Flag and Touch league

October 30, 1995 | Richard Hoffer

October 30, 1995 | Richard Hoffer
Before a hip injury in 1991 that would eventually end his playing career, Jackson was a ubiquitous presence on the sporting scene. The nation saw him hitting a homer at the '89 All-Star Game as a...

October 30, 1995 | Devon Jackson
Sam's Army wants to train American spectators to be world-class fans

October 30, 1995 | Darcy Frey

October 30, 1995 | Michael Cannell
Every summer thousands of cyclists revel in riding en masse across Iowa

October 30, 1995 | Pico Iyer
At venerable Eton, boys are toughened by the brutal, incomprehensible Wall Game

October 30, 1995 | Gene Sapakoff
In '55 a black all-star team was sidelined by a racial boycott in South Carolina

October 30, 1995 | Gary Cartwright

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October 30, 1995 | Joanna Cohen
Penobscot tribe member Louis Sockalexis inspired Cleveland's nickname

October 30, 1995 | Christian Stone
Jayhawks Take Flight

October 30, 1995 | Christian Stone
OffenseUCLA junior tailback Karim Abdul-Jabbar ran for 261 yards and four TDs on 42 carries in a 42-28 win over Stanford. Karim—who, like basketball's Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, wears number 33—is sixth...

October 30, 1995 | Jeff Siegel
"If Northwestern's season has been hard to believe, it hasn't been hard to enjoy."

October 30, 1995 | Tim Rosaforte
Curtis Strange can't escape the nightmare memories of his Ryder Cup collapse

October 30, 1995 | Tim Rosaforte
Even the armadillos at La Cantera Golf Club outside San Antonio knew what the Texas Open was all about. As the last full-field event of the PGA Tour season, it was time to strap on the armor and...

October 30, 1995 | Michael Bamberger

October 30, 1995 | Lee Janzen
No sooner had Lanny Wadkins announced his captain's picks for the U.S. Ryder Cup team than the question was first asked: How could you leave Lee Janzen off the team? In the wake of Curtis...

October 30, 1995 | Tim Rosaforte
The Trouble with Tiger

October 30, 1995 | Jaime Diaz
Although the penalties professional golfers routinely call on themselves are often made public because they shed a positive light on the game and its players, incidents of cheating seldom make it...

October 30, 1995 | Lisa Gaumnitz

October 30, 1995 | William F. Reed
They Do; Bucs Don't

October 30, 1995 | William F. Reed
The guitar is driving Henry Thomas nuts. The Detroit Lions' 6'2", 277-pound defensive tackle just can't get the hang of playing it, and that is bugging him something fierce. Everything else in his...