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SI Players: LIFE ON AND OFF THE FIELD

The School Where Everyone Passes

In an era short on QB talent, coach Steve Clarkson is developing future stars

By Lee Jenkins

The Escape Artist

He's got a Jones for jams, but Charles Barkley stays honest and emerges intact

By Phil Taylor

WHO'S Hot WHO'S Not

For the Record

Generation Gap

Hefty rookie contracts have NFL vets steamed

By Peter King

The Quiet Slugger Says Goodbye

By Michael Bamberger

Hot Potato

Wii Fit invites gamers to get off the couch and get physical

By Bryan Graham

The Beat

By Arash Markazi

Barrett Ruud

As told to Lisa Altobelli

Week Ahead

What to watch and watch for

By Sarah Kwak

Faces in the Crowd

SI, OCT. 29, 2007 Update

By Kostya Kennedy

Just My Type

By Dan Patrick

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What a Grind

You won't hear Jay Haas, the Senior PGA Championship winner, complaining, but just about everyone else who showed up at Oak Hill (and plenty took a pass) probably wanted to be somewhere else

By Gary Van Sickle

Upside Down

Is No. 2 looking better than No. 1?

By Jim Gorant

Big Play

By Eric Johnson

Detroit Jimmy Says ...

By Jim McGovern

Do the Hustle

Is there any such thing as a friendly round with Lee Trevino?

By Art Stricklin

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BASEBALL

The Super Natural

After drugs and alcohol nearly destroyed his career before it got started, a repentant Josh Hamilton has miraculously restored the skills that now make him a Triple Crown threat

By Albert Chen

NBA PLAYOFFS

Kobe's Killer Instinct

Nobody wants to win as much as Kobe Bryant because nobody needs to win as much as he does. From childhood to the Western finals, the Lakers star has been obsessed with dominating the court

By Chris Ballard

STANLEY CUP FINALS

Control Freaks

Possession is nine-tenths of the battle between the Red Wings and Penguins. Three years after the NHL rejiggered its rules for more offense, the league has its ideal championship matchup

By Michael Farber

MOTOR SPORTS

All Eyes On Indy

Knocked out of the race, Danica Patrick was fuming while Scott Dixon was cruising to victory in a rejuvenated 500. Can U.S. open-wheel racing build on its recent merger and keep the momentum going?

By Lars Anderson

Inside

Inside: The Week In Sports

Baseball

By Jon Heyman

Baseball Prospectus Unconventional Wisdom

By Joe Sheehan

Olympic Sports

By Brian Cazeneuve

Brian Cazeneuve's Medal Stand

By Brian Cazeneuve

Point After

Seafood For Thought

By S.L. Price

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