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18 Teaching an Old Dog New Tricks
Among the things Herschel Walker learned during his losing debut in the USFL was how to sit on the bench
by Paul Zimmerman

22 Don't Cry for Them, Argentina
Guillermo Vilas and Jose-Luis Clerc don't shed tears for each other, but they sent the U.S. Cup team home weeping
by Frank Deford

26 In Philadelphia, They're Wheeze Kids
Former Cincinnati stars Pete Rose, Joe Morgan and Tony Perez will play this season in aptly named Veterans Stadium
by Steve Wulf

34 A Yawning Gap in His Life
Michael Spinks faces his biggest fight, with his 2-year-old daughter Michelle the special someone in his corner
by Calvin Fussman

44 Dodgertown
Dodgers of every variety convene annually in Vero Beach, Fla. to study at Branch Rickey's "college of baseball"
by William Nack

74 They Were Real Troopers
At the pre-Olympics, Sarajevans showed they can probably pull off the '84 Winter Games—and in a style all their own
by Bob Ottum


Scorecard 13
College Basketball 60
Horse Racing 68
For the Record 93
19th Hole 94

Credits on page 93

Cover photograph by Walter Iooss Jr.