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Booktalk

A PASSEL OF PRO FOOTBALL IMMORTALS RECALL THE EARLY DAYS OF THE GAME

By Jeremiah Tax

Shopwalk

BIOSOFT, AN ERSATZ FAT, CUSHIONS SKIERS FROM THE DREAD BOOT BANG

By Hank Hersch

Redskins-Cowboys

Uncowed By The Cowboys

Gutsy Joe Theismann led the Washington Redskins to a major win over Dallas

By Paul Zimmerman

Dickerson

He Put The Squeeze On The Juice

With 215 rushing yards Sunday, the Rams' Eric Dickerson ran past O.J. to a one-season record 2,007 yards

By William Nack

Australian Open

Done In Down Under

A stunning upset by a promising kid kept Martina Navratilova from becoming the third Calendar Girl

By Frank Deford

Rodeo

Showdown At The OK City Corral

Donnie Gay set a rodeo record in Oklahoma City, where the riders sure were not throwing the bull

By E.M. Swift

Beware Of The Candy Men

BYU offensive linemen don't talk or play nasty, but they're tough when it comes to protecting the passer

By Jack McCallum

Golf

They really met their match

Newly introduced Mike Donald and Vicki Alvarez won the Mixed Team title

By Barry McDermott

Extra Points

EXTRA POINTS

By Jill Lieber

College Basketball

Basket makers by the Acres

Oral Roberts' Dick Acres and sons hope to reach the Promised Land

By Franz Lidz

THE WEEK (Dec. 3-9)

By Roger Jackson

Inside Pitch

INSIDE PITCH

By Henry Hecht

Grand Slam

THERE ARE GHOSTS OUT THERE, MON

The spectral fish called permit, that is. They're tough to see and hell to catch, but on the flats off Belize's Turneffe Islands you'll get a grand slam—and immortality—if you land one on a fly and take three other species in a single day

By E.M. Swift

First Person

DAWN WAS A HEAVENLY SIGHT FOR TWO EXHAUSTED ROUND-THE-CLOCK SKIERS

By Robert Sullivan

For The Record

A roundup of the week Dec. 3-9

Compiled by Sandy Keenan

FACES IN THE CROWD

19th Hole: The Readers Take Over

19TH HOLE: THE READERS TAKE OVER

Edited by Gay Flood

Departments

LETTER FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Robert L. Miller

SCORECARD

Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum