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'Sports Illustrated' changes cover in wake of Boston Marathon bombings

'Sports Illustrated' changes cover in wake of Boston Marathon bombings
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POSTED: Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 12:59pm

UPDATED: Tuesday, April 16, 2013 - 3:21pm

Sports Illustrated will pay tribute to those killed and injured during one of the nation's oldest sporting events.

Three people died and more than 100 were injured when two bombs went off at the finish line of the Boston Marathon.

This is the cover of the latest issue that hits stands Wednesday.

The man in the cover photo is 78-year-old Bill Iffrig.

The magazine reports that he actually got up after the explosion and finished the race.

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