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January 26, 1976 Table Of Contents

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Crunch

Dallas Feels The Steeler Crunch

Caught between the man-eating Pittsburgh defense and the pass-catching wizardry of Lynn Swann, the Cowboys fell just short in their gallant bid for a Super Bowl upset

By Dan Jenkins

FRESH RAPIDS ON THE OLD RARITAN

For most of its 210 years Rutgers has been outside the mainstream of sport but the current Knights are unbeaten and rising—fast

By Larry Keith

Long Shot

A LONG SHOT RIGHT ON TARGET

Geoff Capes is hardly favored to win in the Olympics—who ever heard of a good English shotputter?—but the burly policeman's performance last week in Los Angeles indicates that he may well cop a medal

By Joe Jares

Southern Sea

NORTH TO THE SOUTHERN SEA

Innovator Lowell North has a new boat for the SORC races, which means sailors beware

By Coles Phinizy

Tacky Tour

AN HONEST TRAVEL STORY

This is about real places that real people really go to, the first of its kind ever written, a Tacky Tour, a must for you and the wife and kids

By Frank Deford

TV/Radio

SUPER GAME, GOOD BROADCAST

By William Leggett

College Basketball

From all females to All-Americas

An ecumenical coach has built a top team at Kansas' Marymount, where there were no boys eight years ago

By Joe Jares

THE WEEK

By Herman Weiskopf

Conservation

Island paradise, perhaps

Can a 14-month-old offshore Florida city, which has faced lawsuits and insolvency, retain its goal of ecology first, development second?

By Gilbert Rogin

College Athletics

A narrow defeat for "need"

At the NCAA convention the major sports schools just did turn back a determined move to base athletic scholarships partly on ability to pay

By Larry Keith

Marathon

Just starting to hit her stride

When Jacki Hansen changed events the result was a new world record

By Sarah Pileggi

For The Record

A roundup of the week Jan. 12-18

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: TAKE THE READERS OVER

Edited by Gay Flood

Departments

LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Jack Meyers

SCORECARD

Edited by Robert W. Creamer

CREDITS

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