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November 2, 1987 Table Of Contents

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On The Scene

A SCHOOL THAT SHOOTS DOWN OLD THEORIES

By E.M. Swift

World Series

SWEET MUSIC

Accompanied by a chorus of 55,376 loud voices, Frank (Sweet Music) Viola pitched the Twins, a preseason 125-to-1 shot, to a 4-2 victory over the Cardinals in Game 7 of the first World Series ever to be won indoors

By Steve Wulf

CONCERTO FOR VIOLA & TWINS

By Peter Gammons

Redskins-Jets

WELCOME HOME, GUYS-MAYBE

Atop the NFC East thanks to their strike replacements, the real Washington Redskins beat the New York Jets 17-16

By Rick Reilly

Bucks-Soviets

IN YOUR FACE, COMRADES!

In the first match between the U.S.S.R. and the NBA, the Bucks romped 127-100

By Jack McCallum

Tony Cherico

C'mon, Tony, Lighten Up

Cornered by our intrepid reporter, Arkansas's star noseguard, Tony Cherico, however reluctantly, says a few words

By Rick Telander

Jacksonville Oilers

This Bud's Not For You

Franchise frenzy sizzled on as Jacksonville bid for—and lost—Bud Adams's Oilers

By Frank Deford

Gymnastics

A REBORN RUSSIAN, A NEW NADIA

The Soviets and Romanians shone as the U.S. flopped in the world championships

By Craig Neff

College Football

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

By Robert Sullivan

Pro Football

TIME TO HEAL THE WOUNDS

No team was more bloodied by the strike than the 49ers

By Jill Lieber

The Corner Man

The Corner Man

Angelo Dundee may be fresh out of top fighters, but he's still sticking and moving and keeping himself at the top of a very tough business.

By Gary Smith

First Person

NEW ANGLE FOR LES GIRLS

Five chums developed a surprising fondness for fishing

By Gail Gilchriest

Television

BASEBALL CLINIC FROM ABC

Producer Curt Gowdy Jr. and a top trio at the mikes gave ABC its best World Series yet

By William Taaffe

For The Record

A Roundup of the Week Oct. 19-25

Compiled by Merrell Noden

FACES IN THE CROWD

Point After

GUSSIED UP FOR THE GAME

All the field's a stage at Series time, even for the owners

By Ron Fimrite

Departments

FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Donald J. Barr

Letters

Edited by Gay Flood

SCORECARD

Edited by E.M. Swift