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1992 Sports: An Epic Shot & A Repeat Barrage

1992 Sports: An Epic Shot & A Repeat Barrage

This article offers a snapshot of 1992 sports, a year defined by an epic shot in the NCAA Tournament, and a parade of teams either closing repeat titles, getting close to doing such, or starting repeat

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The 1992 Final Four: Duke Goes Back-To-Back

The 1992 Final Four: Duke Goes Back-To-Back

The city of Minneapolis had been the epicenter of the sports world from late 1991 to the end of March in 1992. The Twins had made—and won—the World Series the previous October. The Super Bowl,

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The 1992 NBA Finals: Jordan Shrugs His Way To Another Title

The 1992 NBA Finals: Jordan Shrugs His Way To Another Title

The Chicago Bulls were looking for a repeat championship in the 1992 NBA Finals. The Portland Trail Blazers were no strangers to the big stage themselves, having reached the Finals in 1990 before losing to

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1992 Dallas Cowboys: The Start Of A Dynasty

1992 Dallas Cowboys: The Start Of A Dynasty

The 1992 Dallas Cowboys entered the season primed to make a run at the Super Bowl. Jimmy Johnson had been brought to Big D in the spring of 1988 awash in controversy. Arkansas oil man

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1992 Alabama Football: The First National Championship Since The Bear

1992 Alabama Football: The First National Championship Since The Bear

The Alabama football program had been on relatively hard times since the legendary Paul “Bear” Bryant retired after the 1982 season (he passed away months later). Ray Perkins and Bill Curry took their turns at

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