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December 3, 1990 Table Of Contents

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Books

PETE ROSE, WARTS AND ALL

The diamond star emerges as a badly flawed man

By Ron Fimrite

First Person

DOGFIGHTS OVER FISH

It's aerial war when tuna spotters fly

By Stephen Kiesling

On The Scene

RECORD PACE FOR A STAR PACER

Beach Towel won a Breeders Crown for his young owner

By Pat Putnam

Rams-49ers

THE PARTY'S OVER

A funny thing happened on the way to the great 49ers-Giants showdown of 1990. Each team was dealt its first loss

By Ron Fimrite

The Party's Over

A GIANT BUST

New York abandoned its running game and went to the air against the Eagles. And the outcome was...

By Peter King

Trail Blazers

JUMP START

With a new maturity, Portland blazed to an 11-0 mark

By Jack McCallum

New York Rangers

SUPER SAVERS

With John Vanbiesbrouck and Mike Richter, New York is perfecting the two-goalie system

By Jay Greenberg

The NIT

WILD 'CATS

An inspired Arizona squad mauled Arkansas 89-77 in the NIT title game

By William F. Reed

The Maleevas

ALL in the FAMILY

Out of Bulgaria, improbably enough, come the Maleevas, the best sister act in tennis history

By Franz Lidz

College Football

THE ROSE WOES

As a new era of their storied rivalry began, Michigan outlasted Ohio State, but Iowa will go to the Rose Bowl

By Austin Murphy

Inside

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

By Phil Taylor

GUNNER FOR THE GULLS

By Phil Taylor

THE NFL

By Peter King

Cross-Country

A SURE THING

Lynn Jennings (501) won her fourth straight TAC title, but Pat Porter lost

By Richard O'Brien

Magic Inc. 1990

Magic's Kingdom

Laker star Magic Johnson owns L.A., and someday he plans to own a lot more.

By Richard Hoffer

Focus

EARTHBOUND IN THE SPACE AGE

Peter Matthiessen explores the wild and the majestic

By Nicholas Dawidoff

For The Record

A Roundup of the Week Nov. 19-25

Compiled by Amy Nutt

FACES IN THE CROWD

Point After

MY MOST GRATIFYING YEAR

The author, coaching at 72, revels in a 6-5 mark

By George Allen

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