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Grant Hill appears on the cover of the Sports Illustrated NBA preview in 1997-98. Hill retired on Saturday after 19 NBA seasons. (Richard Corman/SI)

GALLERY: Rare Photos of Grant Hill

Grant Hill appears on the cover of the Sports Illustrated NBA preview in 1997-98. Hill retired on Saturday after 19 NBA seasons. (Richard Corman/SI)
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Grant Hill

Tiger Woods celebrates after sinking a par putt on the 18th hole to win the 1997 Masters. (John Iacono/SI)

GALLERY: Tiger Woods’ Career At Augusta

Tiger Woods celebrates after sinking a par putt on the 18th hole to win the 1997 Masters. (John Iacono/SI)
GALLERY: Tiger Woods’ Career At Augusta

Kobe Bryant and Allen Iverson chat it up during a game at the Great Western Forum in 1997. (Nathaniel S. Butler/Getty Images)

GALLERY: Rare Photos of Kobe Bryant | Allen Iverson

Kobe Bryant and Allen Iverson chat it up during a game at the Great Western Forum in 1997. (Nathaniel S. Butler/Getty Images)
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Kobe Bryant | Allen Iverson

Bulls forward Dennis Rodman goes horizontal for a loose ball during a 1997 game against the Pacers at the United Center in Chicago, Ill. (Sam Foreninch/Getty Images)

GALLERY: The 100 All-Time Greatest Sports Photos 

Bulls forward Dennis Rodman goes horizontal for a loose ball during a 1997 game against the Pacers at the United Center in Chicago, Ill. (Sam Foreninch/Getty Images)
GALLERY: The 100 All-Time Greatest Sports Photos 

Shortstops Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez pose with a fan before a 1997 Yankees-Mariners game. Rodriguez will undergo surgery on his left hip and could be sidelined until the All-Star game. (Chuck Solomon/SI)

GALLERY: Rare Photos of Derek Jeter | Alex Rodriguez
LEMIRE: Outfielder choices, A-Rod hot topics at winter meetings

Shortstops Derek Jeter and Alex Rodriguez pose with a fan before a 1997 Yankees-Mariners game. Rodriguez will undergo surgery on his left hip and could be sidelined until the All-Star game. (Chuck Solomon/SI)
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Derek Jeter | Alex RodriguezLEMIRE: Outfielder choices, A-Rod hot topics at winter meetings

A close-up of Evander Holyfield’s ear, which was famously bit into by Mike Tyson during their 1997 fight in Las Vegas. Holyfield is celebrating his 50th birthday on Friday. (Manny Millan/SI)

GALLERY: Classic Photos of Evander Holyfield

A close-up of Evander Holyfield’s ear, which was famously bit into by Mike Tyson during their 1997 fight in Las Vegas. Holyfield is celebrating his 50th birthday on Friday. (Manny Millan/SI)
GALLERY: Classic Photos of Evander Holyfield

Bob Probert takes a right to the jaw from Darren Langdon during a 1997 Rangers-Blackhawks game. (AP)

GALLERY: Hockey’s Faces of Battle

Bob Probert takes a right to the jaw from Darren Langdon during a 1997 Rangers-Blackhawks game. (AP)
GALLERY: Hockey’s Faces of Battle

Patriots quarterback Drew Bledsoe is dragged down by Packers safety LeRoy Butler during the second quarter of Super Bowl XXXI. Green Bay would wind up victorious, defeating New England 35-21 in Bill Parcells’ last game as Patriots coach. (John Iacono/SI)

KING MMQBBrees, Manning, Jones-Drew and other training camp thoughts
GALLERY: NFL Players Arrive at Training Camp | Training Camp: Historical Pics

Patriots quarterback Drew Bledsoe is dragged down by Packers safety LeRoy Butler during the second quarter of Super Bowl XXXI. Green Bay would wind up victorious, defeating New England 35-21 in Bill Parcells’ last game as Patriots coach. (John Iacono/SI)
KING MMQB: Brees, Manning, Jones-Drew and other training camp thoughtsGALLERY: NFL Players Arrive at Training Camp | Training Camp: Historical Pics

Fifteen years ago today, Mike Tyson famously famously took a chunk of Evander Holyfield’s ear during their fight in Las Vegas. Holyfield was awarded the winner after Tyson was disqualified for the biting incident. (V.J. Lovero/SI)

GALLERY: Biting in Sports | Rare Photos of Mike Tyson
SI VAULT: Tyson drags his sport to new depths (7.7.97)

Fifteen years ago today, Mike Tyson famously famously took a chunk of Evander Holyfield’s ear during their fight in Las Vegas. Holyfield was awarded the winner after Tyson was disqualified for the biting incident. (V.J. Lovero/SI)
GALLERY: Biting in Sports | Rare Photos of Mike TysonSI VAULT: Tyson drags his sport to new depths (7.7.97)

Jets head coach Bill Parcells complains to side judge Mike Pereira at the conclusion of a 1997 game against the Dolphins. The coach was arguing a call late in the fourth quarter that was ruled as an incomplete pass to wide receiver Wayne Chrebet. Parcells is rumored to be taking over as Saints head coach for the season while Sean Payton serves his suspension. According to SI’s Peter King, however, Parcells is unlikely to take the position. (AP Photo/Hans Deryk)

KING: Odds against Parcells coaching Saints, but many factors at play
GALLERY: Classic Photos of Bill Parcells

Jets head coach Bill Parcells complains to side judge Mike Pereira at the conclusion of a 1997 game against the Dolphins. The coach was arguing a call late in the fourth quarter that was ruled as an incomplete pass to wide receiver Wayne Chrebet. Parcells is rumored to be taking over as Saints head coach for the season while Sean Payton serves his suspension. According to SI’s Peter King, however, Parcells is unlikely to take the position. (AP Photo/Hans Deryk)
KING: Odds against Parcells coaching Saints, but many factors at playGALLERY: Classic Photos of Bill Parcells

Daryl “Moose” Johnston poses with a football and moose antlers during a 1997 SI photo shoot. (William Snyder/SI)

Daryl “Moose” Johnston poses with a football and moose antlers during a 1997 SI photo shoot. (William Snyder/SI)

Today is Randy Moss’ 35th birthday and the receiver only has one birthday wish - another chance in the NFL. The controversial receiver last played for the Tennessee Titans in the 2010 season but feels he still has something to offer a team next year. In this 1997 photo, Moss, then a wide receiver for Marshall, scores a touchdown against West Virginia. (Al Tielemans/SI)

GALLERY: Rare Photos Of Randy Moss

Today is Randy Moss’ 35th birthday and the receiver only has one birthday wish - another chance in the NFL. The controversial receiver last played for the Tennessee Titans in the 2010 season but feels he still has something to offer a team next year. In this 1997 photo, Moss, then a wide receiver for Marshall, scores a touchdown against West Virginia. (Al Tielemans/SI)
GALLERY: Rare Photos Of Randy Moss