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NAMES IN THE NEWS
Published July 26, 1995
ESPN's "Cover Story" featured '95 NFL Hall of Fame Inductee STEVE LARGENT. Asked how the '95 GOP compares to the '76 Seahawks, Largent: "We're winning a lot more often this year than we did in '76" ("SportsCenter," 7/25).... The latest issue of NEWSWEEK ranks "The Overclass 100" -- "among the country's comers, the newest wave of important and compelling people. The new American elite." Among those featured: MSG CEO DAVE CHECKETTS, ACOG President BILLY PAYNE, Player agent LEN ELMORE, Bulls/White Sox Owner JERRY REINSDORF and Pistons rookie GRANT HILL (NEWSWEEK, 7/31).... PELE yesterday launched a sports program to benefit thousands of poor children in Brazil (KYODO NEWS)....NBC will feature a new Saturday morning show this fall called "Hang Time," starring former NBA player REGGIE THEUS (NBC).