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Page 22 GftEKLEY TRIBUNE Wtd., Oct. 8, 19W Broncos Prep For Raiders ; DENVER (AP) - The Denver Broncos have resumed drills fdr their American Football League game with the Oakland Haiders in Mile High Stadium Sunday. · * * * . ' Broncos Lead AFL in TD's NEW YORK (AP) _ San Diego and Denver, which share the did and Floyd IJttfe'did.'"Arid And JLS Coach Lou Saban put it the Broncs r after two straight losses, are looking for the big play, Speaking of the 26-13 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs Sunday, Saban said, "In general. It HTBS just a case of We don't make the Mg plays on offense or defense. That was how we won our first two games. "Sunday nobody had a big bottom rung' in the American Football League's Western Division standings, surprisingly enough lead the league in a var- Chlp Myrtle did all right at linebacker." Duranko several times tackled iety of important learn offensive the Chiefs for big losses. Little, recovering from an injured a 2-2 record, but shoulder, came up with some good runs and caught passes for 70 yards. Saban said "we do some good quarterback Mike Livingston of near him when he made a "can statistics. Each lias Denver leads the league in touchdowns with 13, AFL statistics released today show. ! And San Diego, helped by a strong offensive punch in last week's 21-14 victory over Cincinnati, leads in botli total offense and passing offense. ' The Chargers picked up a In' ial of 413 yards, 214 by passing, .and broke out of a tic with New · York for the total offense lead. San Diego has an average of 380 ....yards a game, and 237 passing. ,,. Kansas City, which leads in , total defense and defense ., against the rush, with averages -of 223 and 65 respectively, also ··has the best rushing offense, willi an average of 148. .... Houston has the best defense) against passing, with an aver-' age yield of only 145 yards -game. game to speak of. Pete Duranko fall apart on crucial situations Against, the great teams you have only i6 ta»ny opportunities and you've g6t to score When you get them." Steve Tensi, returning to starting quarterback after being out with a leg injury, was wild in his passing against Kansas City, connecting on two in eight :hrows. His understudy, Pete Liske, things, some great things, then by Winless Miami Saturday College Grid Schedule . : ' lihtnUy, ' . RMAC Pltlni Fort Hays Stele at Wwhburn Piltsburg .it Omaha. EmporU Stitt at Southern Colorado State. RMAC Mountain Colorado Mints at Fort Lewis. lad a better performance but missed his receivers several :imes. One of his passes was so 'ar off the mark that the Chiefs safety, Jim Kearney, had no one of corn" catch and rambled 66 yards for a touchdown. Oakland will come here Sunday as the only unbeaten learn 'eft in the AFL, although the Raiders were held to a 20-20 tie Southern Utah itate College HHi *Cvnra f t ncc Colorado Slate ioise Stale, 2 p.m. at Western College at Adams Stale at Eastern New t o c i c o . . . . . . . Westminster at New Mexico hghlands. Air Force Academy at North arolina. Colorado Slate University at Jtah Stale. ig Eight Colorado University at Iowa late. WAC UTEP at Wyoming. Great Nevele Pride May Be Through With Racing ·y TED MEIER AtandaMI Prttt Sp»rtt Writtrof the horse, it was decided NEW YORK (AP) - The ra ing chreer of NeVele Pride, -Ui world's fastest trotter at oh mile with a 1:544-5 clocking, believed over.- Th« New York connections the'Harness Horse of The Yea for 1987 and 1968 were not ava able for comment Tuesday nig on the report from Montre Shal NeVele Pride had pulled U tame aftef a workout. Mjlte^Madpormac, director racing at Blue Bonnets, sa Nevele Pride : ha'd been wit] drawn from.a.$25,000 trot at th Canadian 'ti-aik scHeduled fb Sunday,-Oct. 19 because of, th mishap. '.'It .came' as. a .complete sur to us," MacCormaij sa1 'Stanley Dancer called me an said that, the horse, pulled . 'Calvin Hill = Leads AFL £ln Rushing 2 NEW YORK (AP) - Hie ntlonal Foolball League had new "individual leaders in passing j; scoring and pass receiving but "Calvin Hill, Dallas' Ivy League «rookie, was still the top man in « rushing. £ The running back from Yule Splayed only the first half 2 against Philadelphia last Sun- £day when an ankle Injury side-lined him. But in that half, he "carried 10 times for 91 yards Eland a touchdown, caught three S passes for 71 yards and passed jj once for 44 yards. £ Hill, according to NFL slatis- "tlcs released today, has rolled £ up 299 yards in 51 attempts for a JI5.!) average per rush. £ Tiie now leaders are kicker jj Fred Cox of Minnesota, scoring, · with 34 points; Roy Jefferson of n Pittsburgh in pnss receiving S w l l h 20 receptions, and Craii £ Morton of Dallas in passing p Morton lias completed 22 of 32 JK throws for 68.8 per cent, 1; yards, four touchdowns and nn 211,97 average gain. He has no 2 been intercepted. j; Other deparl mental leaders - include Lem Barney, eDlroil, in ?· punt returns wllh an average "return of 27.3 yards; Mila u Bragg, Washington, punting, 01 y 14 for a 4(i. 1 yard average, am jBo Scotl, Cleveland, kickoff re ·5 turns with an average of 38.3. » Tuesday's Exhibition Hockey » B y THE ASSOCIATED PRESS " St. Louis, NHL, 4, Minnesota, "NHL, 0 ~. Los Angeles, NHL, 3, Vancou- - ver, WHL, 1 JUST LIKE ARBY'S! ROAST BEEF SANDWSCH Only -* ( M o n f o r t ' s Beef E x c l u s i v e l y ) K D e e - l l c l o u s ! T h i n l y - s l i c e d £ TOP R O U N D OF B E E F . . . TM served with hot n a t u r a l J* flravy on a w a r m sesame Jj seed bun. D i l l p i c k l e slices, ·· tool Thlt Is not f r i e d food ·-. . . . It's real old-fashioned n top round of beef . . . roast- T. *d to savory p e r f e c t i o n I ^ Try this m o u t h - w a t e r i n g 5 sandwich . . . o n l y 69c. 2 (Orders packed to take J home. Call 352-9833.) WEST 9th ST. 21siAVE. r Dial 352-9833 Harry Cameron's 0 BOY DRIVIN Ikme and, in the b^st. interes retire him immediately." It was expected that offici; announcement of the retirenier will be made at a press cbnfe erice Thursday. Ddheer, of New Egypt; N.J. the driver and trainer of Neve Pride owned by the Neve Acres and Lou. Rwiiick of E lenville, N.Y. they had planned to cam paign the colt .for the rernainde jf the yeif with ihe'hope of'hi becoming the first tfotter to wi million dollars. The son Star's Pride-Thankful, wa scheduled to be retired fo weeding purposes after the 196 campaign.. . . . . . Nevele 'Pride's current earn ings are '$1)71,7$, second -to, th (885,171 hung up by 'Sli.Mac. La efore his retirement five year ago. Cardigan Bay, a pacer, be came harness racing's first mi ionaire last year before his re- irement. Nevele Pride was upset b; Une de Mai, a French-mare, i; he $100,000 Roosevelt Interna ional Trot at Roosevelt Race way- in Westbury,' N.Y. at IV Tiiles last August 23. It was eight days, later, Sun ay; Aug. 31, at indianapoli lat. Nevele Pride went for the rtrld.mile trotting record in a me trial--and made it. Fights y THE ASSOCIATED PRE$S HOUSTON-^Manny Gonzali, 148; Houston, outpointed Jes e "Chucho". Garcia, 147,.. Rey nosa, Mexico,,. 10; Charlie lipes, 149, Oakland, stopped ohririy Brooks, 155, New Ors, 2. Broncos Place LB on Waivers DENVER (AP) -- The Den ver Broncos of the America Football League Tuesday place Gordon Lambert, a 0-5, 238 poimd linebacker from Tennes see-Martin on waivers. Buffs Make Pronounced Grid Progress KANSAS CITY (AP) - When Eddie Crowder speaks of prog ress, he obviously thinks it terrii^ of lak'ing giant leaps and bounds; "Our defense is making prog ress," the Colorado coach tol ji'e Big Eight Briefing session ibis week. Progress in the Buffaloes' de fense is a leap from last in Big Eighl lolal defense at this Stage a year to first in this week's conference team statis ;ics. · The Buffs did it with a superb job against Indiana Saturday Colorado held the Hoosiers to 56 rards rushing and yielded onlj .2 yards rushing and passing in the second half. That stingy performance lowered the Buffs' per-game average to 218.7 yards' given up. Only Kansas State is close, with a 223.3-yard average. The Wildcats lead in rushing lefense, at 70 yards a game, while Oklahoma is first in pass iefense, 55.5 yards. Iowa State has given up the eWest points, 11.3 a game, and ilissouri is next at 13.3. Webster Halts O.J., m ^'i t* Citation By EDSCHUYLCR JR. Associated Prns Sperti Writer NEW YORK (AP) - 0. J. Simpson, Buffalo's high-grade Orange Juice who poured through the Denver defense for 110 yards, the previous week, was bottled up last Sunday by Houston--and .the cork, was outside linebacker George Webster. For his efforts in Houston's 28-14 victory, -Webster was named today as The Associated Press' .Defensive Player -of the Week in the American Football League.-'· · The former Michigan' State Ail-American,. who uridefWent tnee surgery-during Hie off-season, sparked a defensive effort hat limited Simpson to 27 yards in 13 carries. Webster, who once threw Simpson for a two-yard loss, also came up with three other Unassisted . tackles, . intercepted i pass and knocked down two others and covered a fumble as he Oilers remained on top the Eastern Division. Webster beat out safeties.Jim Cearney of Kansas City and 1cm Richards .'of .the New- York Jets for this week's honor. . . Kearney, called the Quiet Man by his teammates, ran 60 wrds with an interception for a ouchdown in 26-13 victory over Denver. . layhawks Exception In Big Eight Wins Last Weekend T R U N K L I N E -- Like most caddies, Mini, a two-year old Indian elephant, has a lip or two for British Comedian Dickie Henderson as he tees off on golf course at Selsdon, Surrey, England; on Monday. Henderson, who won Mini in a raffle in Bombay, was shooting a sequence for a TV comedy. (AP Wirephoto) College Grid Picks Texas, Oklahoma Game Tops College Grid Slate By HERSCHEL NISSENSON Associated Prtt s Sports Write NEW YORK ( A P ) - The an ual battle of Dallas, nlsc known as the Texas-Oklahoma football game, lakes place Sat urday in Ihe Cotton Bowl. Both teams are hoping for an assis from Michigan State. The Spartans will be hundreds of miles away in Columbus Ohio, playing lop-ranked Ohi( State. If they can pull o,ff an up set, the Texas-Oklahoma winnei could be No. 1 in the polls. "Someone'll have lo dcrai Ohio State for this game to decide the national championship," said Darrell Royal of Texas. "Someone's got lo get lo hem before anyone in this sec- ion can think of (lie national championship." Royal's got enough problems worrying about eighth-ranked Oklahoma, even though his own cam is rated second. "We haven't been extended or nished in beating California, Texas Tech and Navy," he said! 'We haven't met adversity. 1 don't know if we can meel adversity until we're put to the rue test, and thal'll come Saturday.' Royal says his backfield of sock 'em pick is ... Texas. And some bad news from Co itimbus, Ohio, for Royal an Oklahoma's Chuck Fairbank Ohio Slate lo remain No. by whipping 19lh-ranked Michi gan State. "If Southern California's Jim m- Jones is as tough as Pur due's Mike Phipps, we're in irouble," said Stanford's John Ralston after Phipps threw five touchdown passes and a Iwo mint conversion lo nip the In dians 36-35 last Saturday. Stanford's in trouble. The pick s Southern Cal--with Jones lassing and Clarence Davis run ning--to take a giant stride to vard the Rose Bowl. Penn State over West Virgin!; --The Nitlany Lions stoppet Kansas State's Lynn Dickey las veekend and have the defense o do the same to WVU's Mike Sherwood. Bob Gresham am Jim Braxlon. Missouri over Nebraska-- ^ornhuskers have been improv ng, but not enough for the likes of Missouri. Arkansas over Baylor--Bill Beall will have to wait a while onger for his first victory as Baylor's head coach. fames Street, Jim Bertelsen, 'ed Koy and Steve Worster is 'as good as any I've had at 'exas" and he calls Street his icst-ever quarterback. Oklaiio- have too much bite. Georgia over Rebels have ne-pointers Mississippi- lost two straight despite. Archie ma counters with tailback Steve Owens, a Heisman Trophy andldate who grinds out more rtan 100 yards every week, an Jack Mildren, .a potentially great sophomore quarterback. "They're a good foolball team and we think we're a good fool- ball team," says Royal. "It's always a good contest, always a Utterly fought, rock 'cm-sock em game." The bitterly fought, rock 'em- Manning's brilliance. Bulldogs Purdue over one else has stopped Mike Phipps, so why should Michigan? What's Wrong With Big Ten? By JOE MOOSHIL Asiociited Pr«f Sports Writ* CHICAGO (AP) - The Bi Ten's slip is showing again an some of Ihe coaches are askin for football equality. A preconference record of 1 16-1 including last week whe conference teams posted a 3- ·ecord on Black'Saturday, ha brought on the cry of "What wrong with the Big Ten?" . Coaches and those close lo th situation know that the Bi Ten's "higher academic require nents, a lower number of foo iall scholarships and Ihe nil againsl "Red Shirts" is th cause of the decline. The biggest disadvantage, i he rule against Ihe "Red Shirl practice where players cai ie withheld from competitio or a year without losing any eligibility. The Big Eight Conference reu shirts and as a result has a 6-0 'ecord over the Big Ten thi: icason and is 10-0 over the BiL ^en the last two seasons. Ii he lasl three years, the Big Wyoming Has vugged Drill LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) - Thi Vyoming Cowboys ran througl lough ,hour and a half dril 'uesday, concentrating on offence-defensive patterns of Texas- 21 Paso. Coach Lloyd Eaton said: Now that the UTEP Miners ave a good running attack to Michigan-- N'oigo with the passing of quarter- innnort Mii-» Tennessee over Georgia Tech Saturday for the'ei'ghth meeting Volunteers may be looking ahead to Alabama, but no mater. Notre Dame over Army--This one will draw a full house to Yew York's Yankee Stadium, but the Irish have the trump, 'ards. I Bi |i criego, they will be especially tough- to handle." · The Miners invade Laramie of the two teams, The Cowboys have defeafed the Miners in all seven previous clashes. Eaton said probable starters in Saturday's game Include junior quarterback Ed Synakowski and sophomore Jeff Howe at fullback. Eight holds a 12-1 edge ove Big Ten teams. Although Commissioner Bil Reed claims the Big Ten is fa from a football disaster area some of the coaches would life the rules changed. "I'm in favor of one rule fo: everyone," said Coach Jack Mollenkopf of Purdue's unde feated and ninth-ranked Boiler makers. "I think we should fol low the NCAA rules which an. strict enough. I'm all for a foot ball program to be as strong as it can be." Illinois' Jim.Vaiek said "I'm tor red shirting and more scho arships. Personally, I woulc like to see the entire nation work under the same rules in eluding the same number o scholarships." Northweslern's Alex Agase flatly said "J want the same advantages that are enjoyed by he people ' I'm competinj againsl. Nothing more." One dissenler was W o o d y {ayes, coach of Ohio State's op-ranked Buckeyes, who is all or the limitalions placed on Ihe Big Ten members. Hayes' formula is seleclivity n recruiling on both the athlet- c and academic levels. "I don't believe you need too many good players to have a ;ood team," said Hayes. "Re- nember, you can price yourself eep under the academic stand- lit of football. The object is to et the youngsters you can eep under the academic stand- rds." By LEW FERGUSON ssociated Pfe» Sportt Writer KANSAS CITY (AP) - With x of the eight conference ams receiving voles in this eek's Associaled Press Top wenty football poll, it was; a eady gathering Monday for the eekly Big Slight .briefing ses- on. There was one exception, how- and Coach Pepper Rodg- s didn't duck the dbvious question: What has Happened to his Kansas Jayhawks? A year ago, Rodgers and KU were riding high, unbeaten until Oklahoma upset them late in the season and making bowl scouts drool. Now, however, the Jayhawks have lost already to Texas Tech and New Mexico and face highflying Kansas Slate Salurday in one of three Big Eight Conference openers. "We're pretty low today, to be honest about it," Rodgers said. "I'm not so concerned about the physical condition of our feam as I am about whether bur team is as hungry as it was two years ago. We were quite low two years ago at this stage, then we beat Nebraska and things jelled. "But unless our older players do their jobs, we're not going to have a good team." A suggestion from, a newsman that KU's basic problem may be an inability to move the ball on offense, and that this problem might be laid at the feet of quarterback Jim Etlinger, brought this relort from Rodgers: I can't blame it on one man. If we'd had a little belter defensive team on the field'than we did Saturday night (at New Mexico), our Offense might not have looked so bad, and vice ;rsa. "Jimmy's not playing real good foolball, but some others aren'l either. He played better at New Mexico than a lot of people thought." About Saturday's battle with K-Stale, Rodgers said, "Our :eam certainly isn't over-confident. We didn't come back to earth; we've been shoved derground." Rodgers called the Wildcals 'a very sound football team vith some great individuals." Vince Gibson, Kansas Stale coach, said Kansas.' loss to New Mexico didn't make - the Wildcats respect the Jayhawks any ess. "Kansas lost a game probably because they were working on stuff for us last week," he ;aid. "They've got good material, and we know they're going to come after us." Missouri's Dan Devino and seemed awed by the other's team. "That Missouri - Michigan score (40-17) was enough to scare anyone," Devaney said. "Missouri is a team that won't beat itself. They have big, strong backs and just run at you." Countered Devine, "They (Nebraska) dig iii and come at you. Jerry Tagge has to be one of the better sophomores to come along. I wasn't surprised by their score against Minnesota (42-14) because I knew they were good." Bowling At Columbine Bowl Friday Night Mixed The scores: Women's High Ind. Scratch ieries: Rona Arnbrecht 582, Lilah Schneider 447, Bev Andolsek 440. Splits picked up: Polly Waymire 4-6, Marilyn Kuhlman 5-10, Virgil Lye 3-9-10, and Kay fimsey and Dale Shull 5-6. Women's High Ind. Scratch Game: Rona Arnhrecht 197-19887, Bev. Andolsek 181, Polly Vaymire 164. Top team series: Greeiey Barer 202G. Top individual series: Bob irnbrccht 593, Virgil Lye 550, lyron Waymire 533. Top learn game: Greeiey Barer 740. Top individual games: Myron Vaymire 237, Bob Arnbrecht nd Virgil Lye 234, George louse 218. LOWEST KATES IN TOWN! ~NO"JOB TOO SMALL For Your Carpentry Needs CALL D D, 353-7230, day or night, 906 31st Ave., Apt. A. Shop open 7 days a weak. (David Dlscoe, Owner) WHEELER THE DEALER has the best selection around! Nebraska's Bob Devaney, whose earns open Big Eight play Sat- .rday at Columbia, Mo., also alked with newsmen and 1969 CHRYSLER TOWN COUNTRY Station Wagon Heater, radio, power steering and brakes, tilt steering, 6-way seat, Cruise Control, factory air conditioning. Many other extras! .. ................................ 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