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SI Players: LIFE ON AND OFF THE FIELD

Apply Foot to Ball, Add Points, Repeat

Where have you gone, Garo Yepremian? Kickers today are studs who rarely miss

By Stefan Fatsis

WHO'S Hot WHO'S Not

For the Record

Taxing the Rich

A coach shakes up the NHL's plushest team

By Michael Farber

Magic Formula

For a change, F/1 ends with a bang

Kid Rocks

By Sarah Braunstein

The Beat

By Arash Markazi

Party Animals

Cringe-worthy moments from victory parades

Week Ahead

What to watch and watch for

By Sarah Kwak

Faces in the Crowd

Just My Type

By Dan Patrick

BASEBALL

PHILLIES WIN!

Why They Deserved Better

By Tom Verducci

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Red-letter Night

Long overshadowed, Texas Tech shook up the BCS with a last-second victory over No. 1 Texas and proved it belongs in the title discussion

By Austin Murphy

BIG MEN ON CAMPUS

NFL MIDSEASON REPORT

Titanic Force

In the two years since Tennessee tackle Albert Haynesworth's infamous face stomp, he has tempered his rage, ramped up the energy and become the game's most dominant defensive player

By Damon Hack

Worth the Weight

Beef stock is way up now that teams have discovered a simple fact: Massive defensive tackles who occupy multiple blockers are the most cost-efficient counter to complex offenses

By Peter King

The Great Shake-up

Elite teams have fallen back to the pack and new powers have emerged, a consequence of some of the major trends that will continue to shape the season

By Damon Hack

Dr. Z's All-Pro Notebook

Halfway through '08, some spots are almost locked up, others wide-open

By Paul Zimmerman

Playoff Forecast (Revised)

With some unexpected teams surging in the standings, the postseason will have a refreshing look

By Damon Hack

Inside

Inside: The Week In Sports

Redd State

Long known as a scorer, Bucks guard Michael Redd has a new coach who won't let him rest on the defensive end

By Chris Mannix

Boise State II

Two years after their dream season, the Broncos have a new cast that's also undefeated and eyeing a BCS bid

By Ben Reiter

Stewart Mandel's Three-Point Stance

By Stewart Mandel

Peeking Ahead

As the season passes the midway point, some players are poised for a surge while others are ripe to be swapped

By David Sabino

Not Over Yet!

With a gutsy gamble on gas at Texas, Carl Edwards won another race and put the chase back into the Chase

By Mark Beech

Point After

Sportspocalypse Now

By Chris Ballard

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