[The following text appears on the cover. This is 1 of 2 covers.]
FAREWELL, MR. CUB
LEGION OF BOOM
HAS A FEW THINGS ON HIS MIND
"This organization let me develop my game and a public persona through trial and error. I don't imagine that's an option in New England."
SI HAS REGIONAL COVER THIS WEEK: ROBERT BECK/SPORTS ILLUSTRATED (SEAHAWKS)