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Sports: Olympic Games, Pro Football, Aikman and Peete #112472

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Oct 02, 1988
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.

(Studio: Ray Gandolf) Agreement by United States and USSR to work toward elimination of drugs in sports following Olympic games reported Pro football games between New York Giants-Washington Redskins, Chicago Bears-Buffalo Bills reported; scenes shown from CBS and NBC Sports. College football quarterbacks Troy Aikman of University of California at Los Angeles and Rodney Peete of USC reported to be Heisman trophy cands.; details given, game and practice scenes shown. [AIKMAN - comments on publicity.] Aikman's football career reviewed. [USC coach Larry SMITH - talks about Peete.] [PEETE, AIKMAN - talk about each other.] [University of California at Los Angeles coach Terry DONAHUE - talks about Aikman.] [PEETE - says he has not "gone Hollywood."]

Donaldson, Sam;
Gandolf, Ray

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