I thought I was on the cover of the Swimsuit Issue ⁉️ .
On Aug. 16, 1954, Vol.1, No. 1 of Sports Illustrated hit the newsstands. It Featured Milwaukee Braves third baseman Eddie Mathews on the cover. It took 12 years to make a profit, but today SI has over 3 million subscribers, is read by 23 million people each week and features luminaries of the sports world like ME❣️ #sportsillustrated #covergirl #sportsstar #nfldraft