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CFP CHAMPIONSHIP

24 Alabama vs. Clemson

In Tampa, the Tide and the Tigers battled in a title-game rematch

NFL PLAYOFFS

34 Stephen Jones

The one man who will stand up to the Dallas owner? His son

By Austin Murphy

NFL PLAYOFFS

40 Falcons Backfield

Two different (but similar!) tailbacks are fueling Atlanta's run

By Greg Bishop

PRO BASKETBALL

46 Amar'e Stoudemire

In Israel, the former All-Star has never felt more at home

By L. Jon Wertheim

NHL

50 The Blue Jackets

This starless team demands attention—even if their coach doesn't want it

By Alex Prewitt

TRUE CRIME

54 Randy Lanier

A former Indy Car driver—and drug smuggler—looks to the road ahead

By L. Jon Wertheim

Departments

4 SI Digital

6 Leading Off

12 Inbox

14 Scorecard

23 Faces in the Crowd

64 Point After

In this era of transparency, sports remain full of mystery

By Steve Rushin