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- Calmer Waters. Mravic, Mark; O'Brien, Richard // Sports Illustrated;04/05/99, Vol. 90 Issue 14, p32
Focuses on the release from the United States Navy of Naval Academy quarterback Jim Kubiak. Reasons for his release, including his desire to play football in the National Football League (NFL); History of his attempts to be released from the Navy; Outlook for his career in football.
- Football players make Valentine hospital visit. // Playthings;Apr95, Vol. 93 Issue 4, p25
Reports on Los Angeles Rams and New York Jets football players' visit to the Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City on February 14, 1995.
- 1993 Football Digest All-Rookie Team. Wilner, Barry // Football Digest;Mar1994, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p36
Features the players in the 1993 Football Digests All-Rookie team. Difficulties in selection; Inclusion of three running backs; Seattle Seahawks' quarterback Rick Mirer as offensive rookie of the year; San Francisco 49ers' Dana Stubblefield as defensive rookie of the year; Wade Phillip as...
- Fifteen rookies who made a difference. Wilner, Barry // Football Digest;Mar1995, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p32
Profiles fifteen rookie professional football players who performed well during the National Football League's (NFL) 1994 season. Includes Chris Boniol; Tim Bowens; Bert Emanuel; Marshall Faulk. INSET: We're still waiting for these guys to make a big splash..
- Skill-position players rule the rookie roost. Wilner, Barry // Football Digest;Mar1996, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p42
Features the top ten rookies for 1995 as chosen by `Football Digest.' Includes Blake Brockermeyer; Wayne Chrebet; Kerry Collins; Terrell Davis; Ken Dilger; Hugh Douglas; Joey Galloway; Darick Holmes; Curtis Martin; Craig Newsome.
- Out of the blue, into the spotlight. Wagner, William // Football Digest;Mar1996, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p52
Presents a sampling of 1995 football season's pleasant surprises, players who rose from either obscurity or mediocrity to become stars. Isaac Bruce; Mark Chmura; Jim Harbaugh; Scott Mitchell; Pat Swilling. INSET: The '95 season also smiled on these guys..
- The big busts. Stellino, Vito // Football Digest;Mar1996, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p60
Presents some football veterans who did not deliver in the 1995 season. Erik Williams; Randall Cunningham; Eric Green; Drew Bledsoe; Clyde Simmons; Craig Erickson; Frank Reich; Eric Turner.
- 1996 Schutt all-American high school football team honorable mention. // Coach & Athletic Director;May/Jun97, Vol. 66 Issue 10, p76
Presents a list of members of the Schutt's elite 100-man all-American high school football team which appeared in the `Scholastic Coach and Athletic Director' magazine's March 1997 issue.
- Duds and studs. McCallum, Jack; Stone, Christian // Sports Illustrated;9/02/96, Vol. 85 Issue 10, p18
Reviews the reputations of Daryl Gardener and John Mobley. Garder's reputation as a lethargic player; Comments on his playing; Mobley as the rookie most likely to make an impact; Comments on his performance.