September 06, 1993 | Mark Mulvoy
Senior writer Peter King is beginning his fifth year of covering Pro Football for SI, and recently we received a letter that lauded him and told us how King spent part of his off-season. Last spring, long before he...
August 29, 1983 | Robert L. Miller
One of the most dramatic personal accounts this magazine has published of an athlete's struggle between living and dying begins on page 56 with the first of two excerpts from the book Happy To Be Alive. It is the...
September 01, 1982 | Philip G. Howlett
This issue is a first for SPORTS ILLUSTRATED, reflecting the acute and continuing interest in football in America. It has been only 22 weeks since the networks agreed to disburse $2 billion for the right to televise...
April 05, 1982 | Philip G. Howlett
When Associate Writer Steve Wulf wolfs Wheaties, it isn't exactly an event. He's been doing it all his life, which is the amount of time he estimates he spent researching and writing the story on Wheaties that begins...
September 19, 1977 | John A. Meyers
It has been remarked that journalism is "history on the run," but in putting together this week's pro football issue, Senior Editor Mark Mulvoy found that history couldn't seem to make up its mind whether to run or...