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Breeders' Cup

DARK VICTORY

As night fell on Churchill Downs, Alysheba won the Breeders' Cup Classic to cap a dramatic day of racing

By William Nack

Landry And Noll

WILL THEY WIN AGAIN?

Or have the times passed coaches Tom Landry of Dallas and Chuck Noll of Pittsburgh by?

By Rick Reilly

STANDING EVER SO TALL

Doug Flutie, the Patriots' homegrown hero, is beating the big guys and the doubters

By Paul Zimmerman

Kansas

A CHAMPION TAKES A FALL

Kansas, which last spring won the NCAA's biggest basketball prize, has now been rocked by severe NCAA penalties

By Jeffrey Marx

Aikman And Peete

The Battle To Be Top Gun

When UCLA and USC meet on Nov. 19, the teams' fortunes will be riding on the arms of their quarterbacks, the Bruins' Troy Aikman (8) and the Trojans' Rodney Peete (16), whose personal shoot-out will be for the Heisman Trophy

By Bruce Newman

Fighting a Decision

When the judges in Seoul robbed Olympic boxer Roy Jones of a gold medal, they also bruised his will to pursue his craft

By Clive Gammon

Bowl Scouts

Hoss Says Howdy

Cotton Bowl supersalesman Jim (Hoss) Brock promises teams and their fans a plenty good time in Dallas on Jan. 2

By Alexander Wolff

Marathon

THE STARS WERE SIMPLY DAZZLING

Steve Jones and Grete Waitz lived up to their billings in the New York City Marathon

By Franz Lidz

College Football

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

By William F. Reed

Fred Smerlas

A WILD and CRAZY GUY

Fred Smerlas is a descendant of a man who uprooted trees. The Bills' zany noseguard does the same to foes

By Paul Zimmerman

Movietalk

WHATEVER HAPPENS TO HEROES?

'Everybody's All-American' is a must-see film that clearly answers the question

By Steve Wulf

For The Record

A Roundup of the Week Oct. 31-Nov. 6

Compiled by Sally Guard

FACES IN THE CROWD

Point After

STEROIDS: ANOTHER VIEW

All we can do, this former player argues, is monitor usage

By Steve Courson

Departments

FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Donald J. Barr

Letters

SCORECARD

Edited by Craig Neff