America's Passion: How a Coal Miner's Game Became the NFL in the 20th Century by Evan Weiner
Price: $2.99 USD. 63150 words.
Language: English. Published on December 23, 2012. Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby.
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The National Football League is the premier sport in the United States. But it always wasn't that way. Author Evan Weiner takes us back to the days when the NFL was a mom and pop store operation with the players and others who witnessed the league's growth first hand. The game started in the coal mines in western Pennsylvania and is a multi-billion dollar business today.