36 Power ofTwo
It's a whole new ball game in Houston, where Andre Johnson and Matt Schaub areturning the Texans into a team to be reckoned with
By Tim Layden
42 Who Else?
The first FedEx Cup is history, and—surprise, surprise!—Tiger Woods took homethe trophy, though he was far from the only winner
By Alan Shipnuck
46 Ground Rule
With tailback Stafon Johnson showing the way, No. 1USC ran all over Nebraska,boosting the Pac-10's claim that it's as tough as the SEC
By Austin Murphy
50 Motown Hit
Leading the Tigers into the playoff hunt, centerfielder Curtis Granderson ishaving a historic season—and it couldn't happen to a nicer guy
By Albert Chen
A Death in TheBaseball Family
He was coachingin Double A until a foul ball struck him. Now people are struggling to grasphow and why he died
By S.L. Price
8 Leading Off
• The NFL's coaching code
• First Person: Brandon Webb
34 Faces in theCrowd
76 Life ofReilly
Counterfeit Bill: A faux big leaguer passes away by Rick Reilly
• Notre Dame: no quick fixes
67 The WNBA
• Paul Westhead works his magic
68 The NFL
• A landmark win for the Browns
• Redemption for Clint Bowyer
• The world catches up to the U.S.
73 High SchoolFootball
• A litany of linebacking siblings
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50 20-20-20-20 VISION Tigers centerfielder Curtis Granderson is the first player in 50 years to have a score of doubles, triples, homers and steals.
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