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October 30, 2006 Table Of Contents

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Juggling Act

By Nancy Scranton

Q&A With Nick Faldo

By Michael Bamberger


Paul Azinger's future is on the bubble

By Jim Gorant

Big Play with Mitchell Spearman

The Case For Carts

Disabled soldierscan play golf if given the tools they deserve

By Sam Farr

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New World Order

Since Week 1, the hierarchy of quarterbacks has changed many times over. For fantasy owners, here are the indispensable, up-to-date passer rankings based on performance in the first half of the season and potential to produce over the remaining nine weeks

By Gene Menez

Sit 'Em


5 Minute Fantasy

By Adam Duerson


Start 'Em


By David Sabino

Air and Space

Stuck on the Package Tour

By Steve Rushin

SI Players: Life On and Off the Field

Tommie Harris

BEARS Defensive Tackle

As told to Andrew Lawrence

Who's Hot / Who's Not

The New Me

After Paris, Gerald Green fixes his game

The Pop Culture Grid

The Questions with L.J. Smith

Eagles Tight End

Halloween Memories

What came first, the Ernie costume or the eggs?

Boys Of Steel

An Ohio football power benefits from a strength coach's creative approach

By Lisa Altobelli

Out at Home?

Barred from sports, some homeschooled kids are fighting back

By Andrew Lawrence


A Series of Unusual Events

As if this postseason hasn't been bizarre enough, Kenny Rogers has left an indelible mark on the 102nd Fall Classic with his near-historic performance--and perhaps a dirty little secret to his sudden success

By Tom Verducci

Hitting the Jackpot

The Tigers were lucky to get Carlos Guillen, who has quietly played a major role in the team's turnaround

By Albert Chen

Extra Mustard By Baseball Prospectus

By Nate Silver

Trojan War

USC is undefeated and ranked No. 3 in the BCS, but three consecutive close calls and the team's lack of game-changing plays make the upcoming four-week stretch look treacherous

By Phil Taylor

Farm Fresh, NHL Ready

The Staal brothers, Marc, Eric, Jordan and Jared, grew up turning soil and tearing up the ice. Now they've begun work on a collection of Stanley Cups

By Michael Farber

It's Good to Be Chad

Bengals wideoutCHAD JOHNSON is proof that you can shoot your mouth off without tearing your team apart, that you can goad opponents and still be liked and, best of all, that you can have fun in the NFL

By Karl Taro Greenfeld


Inside: The Week In Sports

College Football

By Austin Murphy


By Stewart Mandel


By Jeffri Chadiha

Peter King's Corner

By Peter King

Dr. Z's Forecast: Showdown in Denver

By Paul Zimmerman

Life of Reilly

It's Clear Who's Getting Creamed

By Rick Reilly


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Never Fear, Lou Is Here

Look what the wind blew in to the friendly confines of the NL's perennial losers: an irascible, impatient skipper

By Jon Heyman

Gym Dandy

The Chinese ruled the gymnastics worlds—serving notice that they'll be tough across the board in 2008

By Brian Cazeneuve

For the Record

Ages of Man

When the DOB is pure BS

Q&A Oliver Platt

The actor, 46, plays George Steinbrenner in the upcoming miniseries The Bronx Is Burning

By Richard Deitsch

The Beat

By Adam Duerson

Week Ahead

What to watch and watch for

By Chris Mannix

SI Update

Faces in the Crowd