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NBC Evening News for Sunday, Aug 27, 1978
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(Studio) Item introduction
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Studio) Tampa Bay versus Cosmo soccer game shown from Soccer Bowl `78, won by Cosmos. Film of Hall of Fame Classic golf match, courtesy ABC Sports, shows Tom Watson win. Film of Dutch Grand Prix shows Mario Andretti win. O.J. Simpson profiled. [SIMPSON - talks of football.] Simpson as member of San Francisco 49 `ers team noted. [SIMPSON - talks of growing older.] San Francisco-Denver game filmed, reported [Denver player Lyle ALZADO - expresses respect for Simpson.] [SIMPSON - talks to teammates.] [San Francisco Walt DOWNING - speaks of his admiration of Simpson.] ABC Sports film of San Francisco-Denver game shown. [SIMPSON - recalls play.]
REPORTER: Dick Schaap

(Studio) Anchor responds. Announces upcoming item.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

Savitch, Jessica;
Schaap, Dick

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