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Devastation

THE DAY OF DEVASTATION

To some 40 million romantic TV viewers it was like Cedar Rapids of the Three I League beating the Yankees in the World Series. In the actual presence of 39,000 people—over half the entire population of Green Bay, Wis.—the Green Bay Packers demolished the New York Giants to become the National Football League champions. Paul Hornung, scoring at upper left as Dick Modzelewski hangs on to his ankles, and Ron Kramer, dragging Sam Huff (70) across the goal, were only two of a dozen Green Bay heroes in the popular triumph of Small Town, U.S.A., over Metropolis. Actually, the Packers are a big-time team and were expected to win; but few even in Green Bay expected such a big and shattering win

By Tex Maule

GLITTERING WEEKEND IN THE BOWLS

The scoring was high, the play hard, crisp and tense as flashy Texas just did manage to beat Mississippi, Alabama edged by Arkansas, and LSU, Penn State and Minnesota displayed a pro ability to get touchdowns

A PARLAY OF LUKE AND THE RAT

Luke is Ohio State's brilliant Jerry Lucas, and The Rat is OSU's harassing defense. Together they swept through a strong field in basketball's best holiday tournament

By Ray Cave

Sportsman Of The Year

Jerry Lucas: 1961 Sportsman of the Year

The Unassuming Ways of an Indispensable Man: Amateur basketball's finest player receives the Sports Illustrated award of the Grecian amphora, the classic symbol of excellence.

By Ray Cave

Other moments and other men

Lazy Living on a Lagoon Full of Gamefish

Yucatan

Yucatan Travel Facts

The Knees

AT LAST—ONE MOVE FOR EVERYBODY

By Ezra Bowen

History Of Sport

THE BIZARRE HISTORY OF AMERICAN SPORT

By Robert H. Boyle

For The Record

A roundup of the sports information of the week

Acknowledgments

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

FACES IN THE CROWD

Basketball's Week

Basketball's Week

By Maury Allen

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

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