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CBS Evening News for Saturday, Feb 26, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Orlando, Florida) Herschel Walker's 1st day of training with USFL New Jersey Generals featured; films shown. [WALKER - avoids stating USFL salary.] [Coach Chuck FAIRBANKS - anticipates rivaling NFL.] Role of television schedule and extended season in differentiating USFL from unsuccessful World Football League explained. [Team woner John BASSETT - recalls World Football League.] [Boston Breakers player Mike LIVINGSTON - acknowledges some health problems.] [Player Steve WILLIAMS - notes his nickname of "Dr. Death. "] [Commissioner Chet SIMMONS - comments on USFL employment roster.]
REPORTER: John Sheahan

Schieffer, Bob;
Sheahan, John

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