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College Football Championship / Clemson vs. Alabama: How Each Can Win
Peterson is the league rushing champ again, but in his first season back from suspension, on-field dominance is just part of his story.
ON FOOTBALL, FATHERHOOD AND EXILE
THE NFL'S MOST POLARIZING FIGURE OPENS UP, AND IT'S ... COMPLICATED
BY GREG BISHOP
SI HAS REGIONAL COVER THIS WEEK: BECK DIEFENBACH/AP (PETERSON)