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December 4, 1989 Table Of Contents

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Reminiscence

GREAT MOMENT: A TICKET FROM THE WHIZZER

By Paul Sawyer

Spotlight

CORNERMAN: HELPING BOXERS SURVIVE THE CUT

By Mark Stuart Gill

RACING FOR THE RECORD

Kent Desormeaux's goal is 600 victories this year

By Demmie Stathoplos

Viewpoint

HIGH SCHOOLS WIN WITH TV

By Dwight H. Thomas

Focus

MEET AN ATHLETE WHO HAS OVERCOME REAL ADVERSITY

By Richard Demak

Miami-Notre Dame

No. 1 NO MORE

Maurice Crum (49) and his Miami mates flattened Tony Rice and ended Notre Dame's 23-game winning streak

By Austin Murphy

Jayhawks

THE JAYHAWKS TAKE FLIGHT

By stunningly upsetting No, 1 UNLV and No. 2 LSU and winning the NIT, unflappable Kansas poleaxed the pollsters

By Alexander Wolff

Bears-Redskins

NOW IT GETS GRISLY

Big bad Bears? Forget it. After a rout by the Redskins, their chances look bleak

By Peter King

Ralph Sampson

NO LEGS TO STAND ON

Ralph Sampson is now with Sacramento, trying to save a career made shaky by bad knees and a tarnished past

By Leigh Montville

Eric Dickerson

DOG Days

Eric Dickerson could become the greatest runner in history—unless he quits the game in frustration first

By Rick Reilly

Television

BASKETS FULL OF MONEY

CBS paid $1 billion to keep the NCAA tournament

By John Steinbreder

Football's Week

THE NFL

By Peter King

COLLEGE REPORT

By William F. Reed

Cross-Country

RETURN OF THE CRUSHER

Pat Porter won an eighth U.S. title with a cruel strategy

By Merrell Noden

Ray Leonard

The World According to Ray

Ray Leonard dreams of peace and detachment, and he knows only one way to keep that dream alive: by returning and returning once again to the ring, this time to meet Roberto Duran

By Gary Smith

Perspective

THE SHADOWS OF THE SEA

People fear sharks, but they are vital to the sea

By Jack

For The Record

A Roundup of the Week Nov. 20-26

Compiled by Stefanie Scheer

FACES IN THE CROWD

Point After

TO H——WITH THE H——!

The author hints that a sports award may be overhyped

By Jack McCallum

Departments

FROM THE PUBLISHER

By Donald J. Barr

Letters

SCORECARD

Edited by Hank Hersch